Some Possible Scenarios

I focused on positive perspectives in the last post but there are multiple ways in which the course of history could turn and I’d like to consider a few other scenarios. They are speculative ideas to visualise the world we might choose. It may not come true but I think it’s good to have thought…

Why I’m Hopeful Of Where We’re Headed

My take on the current situation from a more hopeful perspective.

A Missed Turning Point

UN’s Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change warned that the next decade is critical to limit the climate catastrophe that is already beginning to unravel all over the globe. I have a feeling that historians 100 years on from now will look back on this particular election and the frivolous and trifling Brexit debate leading up…

Why Go Barefoot?

An introduction to barefoot minimalist shoes, the theory and mechanics of it and some reviews.

Volunteer Travelling

I left the UK at the end of September and it has been 8 months travelling mostely in France. I am now heading back to the UK in mid June to earn some money and the current plan is to explore the Spanish side of the Pyrenees – Catalunya – next year. As the time…

Straw Bale Build: Foundation

On our days off from the caravan rebuild, we’ve been helping a local French man Philippe who is building a straw bale house. He built his garage using the same technique last year as a test. This year, he’ll be building his house of about 45m squared 5.5 x 8, a little bigger than what…