Be present! 1 year ago I graduated from college and accomplished the thing I wanted the most: freedom of time. However, it didn’t result as exciting as I thought it’d be. Here’s my little story…
I don’t believe in complicated things, I believe in “simple works”; and today I’m glad to share with you a simple item that will definitely boost your mood every single day. In fact, it’s so effective that it has even been dated back almost 5,000 years.
We all have different tastes, but when we first receive our brand new copper rain chain, it usually boils down to 2 types of people. The one who thinks: “The copper’s shine is beautiful, I’ll never allow patina to form on this beauty.” And the one who asks: “How can I make this beauty develop … Continue reading The 2 Worst Mistakes Homeowners Make With Their Copper Rain Chains (Or How to Intentionally Make Them If You Choose To)
If you have never seen a rain chain or don’t know what it is, don’t worry, most people don’t have the slightest idea either when they hear about them for the first time. Take a quick look here: click here to see rain chains, grasp a general idea of what a copper rain chain is, and continue reading to discover why they are a favorite alternative to a traditional downspout.
You’ve probably been fascinated by the beauty of copper rain chains; either by the one you have or by the one you deeply admire at your neighbor’s house. But do you know who came up with this brilliant idea?
A copper rain chain is a beautiful alternative to a downspout from the guttering on your home. But there is more to a copper rain chain than just aesthetics. There are many reasons why you may wish to choose a copper rain chain. Let's take a look at 3 main reasons: 1. The not so … Continue reading 3 Benefits of a Copper Rain Chain in Your Garden
Not everyone is lucky enough to have a large space in which to garden and grow food. But even living in high-density housing in big cities, it is possible to take small steps towards a more sustainable life. With a balcony, or even just a windowsill garden, it is possible to grow a range of … Continue reading How to Create A Small-Space Garden With Copper Rain Chains
Transitioning To A Permaculture Way of Life, Part 5 What do You Want From Your Garden? Now you have been armed with some of the practical ideas of permaculture, you may be ready to test out your design skills and come up with a plan about how to implement them in your garden or outside … Continue reading Get the Most Out of Your Garden by Dividing it in These 5 Zones
Transitioning To A Permaculture Way of Life, Step 4 We are not the only ones who can enjoy our permaculture gardens. All the different creatures with whom we share our space should also be able to enjoy the diverse ecosystem that you help to create. Not only is sharing your garden with wildlife the ethical … Continue reading Wildlife: The #1 Underrated Permaculture Garden Resource
Step Three: Using Biomass, Composting and Maintaining Good Soil Health The soil in your garden is one of the most precious resources at your disposal and it is important to take care of it. Soil has been formed over a long, long period of time and yet can be destroyed in a very short time … Continue reading Transitioning To A Permaculture Way of Life, Step 3