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Love! Love! Live!
Answering the call of my heart's deepest yearning to live closer to the earth with respect and gratitude. May we learn to live harmoniously with all beings and share the abundance provided! May we have humility.
One of my current missions is to disperse seeds of Tulsi (Holy Basil from India). I have tropical and temperate varieties that I grew in Humboldt that I would love to share with you!
I am a plant lover and avid gardener. I am interested in meeting people from different backgrounds and hearing about their life experiences. I endeavor to help foster a culture of caring and sharing.
I am an organic farmer by trade. I grew vegetables for thirteen years in Rhode Island, USA. I am passionate about growing food in ways that are in harmony with the ecosystems that surround and support us.
In 2014, I visited eight intentional communities in the USA and one in Haiti. It was an amazing experience leaving me with a lot to ponder regarding what it means to live in community. I am eager to to share my experiences and help nurture more communal endeavors.
These days I am living the life of the bicycle nomad. My current home range includes the Redwood Coast and Southern Oregon. I feel so fortunate to have the opportunity to come to know this part of the world.
I enjoy simple living!
I love to dance!
Why I’m on Couchsurfing
HOW I PARTICIPATE IN COUCHSURFING
as a host and surfer, active in some groups
I have hosted, been hosted and had a very small group get together at my home. All of my CS experiences have been enjoyable and enriching
Life, love, liberty and all things related. Also bicycling, hiking, walking, sitting quietly in a natural setting, cooking, foraging, plants as food and medicine, gardening, seed saving, natural building, knot tying, sewing, tree climbing, solar ovens, rocket stoves, gift economy, all inclusiveness, egalitarian culture, doing more with less.
Music, Movies, and Books
Tao Te Ching. I love a lot of different Music. One Straw Revolution by Masanobu Fukuoka and Omnivores Dilemma by Michael Pollan are two of my favorite books. For films, I am mostly into documentaries but also enjoy some fiction now and again
One Amazing Thing I’ve Done
This is funny. I feel so blessed to be alive!
Teach, Learn, Share
I sharing my skills in gardening, cooking, yoga, herbal medicine, bicycles, machines, sanding wood floors, home canning. I like to learn how to share and share what i've learned.
What I Can Share with Hosts
My experiences and whatever food, medicine and seeds I have on handl
Countries I’ve Visited
Bahamas, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, Guatemala, Haiti, Italy, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Switzerland, United States
Countries I’ve Lived In