So here I am in my flat in Barcelona on a cold October day. I just about got my six-year old daughter ready to leave for school when I found her sobbing in her bedroom because she didn’t like her outfit. This is new territory for me, and definitely gender specific and related to social … More Thoughts from October 2020
Saturday 19th Sept 16:00 CET Join us here! : https://zoom.us/j/98637883715 MARANYA FESTIVAL ONLINE – ALL DAY SAT 19th Facebook event here, for questions, comments discussion Information about the session…. This workshop is a chance to explore what a future living in balance with natural systems could look like. Designing regenerative cultures is key to finding … More Free online workshop : Intro to Regenerative Cultures
by Jessica The difference between peasants and farmers in Mexico according to Ana Stern. Peasants, she said, satisfy their own basic needs; they grown their food, build the houses they live in, often make their own clothes. Most peaseants collect medicinal herbs, treat medical emergencies, supply their family entertainment. They experience fully what they do … More Chicken TV
¿Sóis un grupo de 5 jóvenes que tenéis una idea de emprender o crear un proyecto? ¿Queréis apoyo con formación y financiación? La asociación de Boodaville os puede ofrecer mentoria para solicitar y realizar un proyecto. Compartemos aquí abajo documentos para daros una idea de lo que es un proyecto de solidaridad. Primero el timeline:1) … More Proyectos de solidaridad…
There has never been this much water in Vall Rovira! We have a new option for swimming right by the land.. we haven’t tried it yet 😉 The second photo is taken just behind where we are standing in the first one.
(In English below) Boodaville apoya a un grupo de jóvenes en Barcelona que gestiona un proyecto que se llama “colectivo inclusivo”. Como parte del Cuerpo Europeo de Solidaridad han creado un proyecto de solidaridad con el objetivo de promover inclusión social y integración en Barcelona. Han imprimido unas fotos excepcionales de las manifestaciones de Black … More Black Lives Matter
Life – by Jessica A good design is key. The food forest of Boodaville, which was planted only 14 months ago, has turned into an oasis. Sometimes I wonder if someone dusted some magic powder over it. Must have been Kate, our designer. A dense layer of green grows up to my waist, in some places … More Update from the land – June!
Anna Louise and Jessica, the two faces of Boodaville 2020!! We are very happy that Jessica arrived from the Netherlands on Sunday and is now in quarantine while organising the place and working in the Food Forest. We’re standing in the same place in the pictures, me in 2012, Jessica today. Anna y Jessica – … More Boodaville 2020!! Ha llegado Jessica
I don’t know why I stopped blogging about lockdown, but I notice it was after 28 days, a full cycle. I felt like lockdown life had become normal and for a while we all knew where we were. Now things are weirder than ever and we are struggling to adapt to our new life adapting … More Almost everything is broken, how do we NOT return to normal?
We have had a huge amount of rain so far in 2020, more than in the whole year 2019 already! The garden is like a jungle – wild climbing cover crops were never meant to get so high, and even though it hadn’t rained for 12 days when I arrived, everything felt fresh and humid. … More Spring in the food forest…