Hello 2017: reflections and intentions for the new year

Reflecting back: 2016 saw many changes at Squawking Hawk Acres. We weathered some storms within our community of housemates, seeing people come and go in both smooth and not-so-smooth transitions. Continue Reading →

Obtain a Yield: permaculture principle and gratitude practice

The first snow of the year is falling in thick lazy flakes this morning. Overnight it covered the soil with a lofty blanket. I imagine the little lettuce plants huddled Continue Reading →

I know one thing for sure…

Bare feet

Digging Day Work Party Realizations: I know one thing for sure today, besides that I am sore and tired. I know I couldn’t have done this alone. This is what Continue Reading →

Rainy days make rainbows…


And many hands make light work. That’s what we learned at our First Ever Workparty last weekend. We had an amazing turnout, despite the blustery weather, which had kept us Continue Reading →