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There was a time when almost every rural British family who kept bees followed a strange tradition.Whenever there was a death in the family, someone had to go out to the hives and tell the bees of the terrible loss that had befallen the family.Failing to do so often resulted in further losses such as the bees leaving the hive, or not producing enough honey or even dying.Traditionally, the bees were kept abreast of not …

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Crushing the New Normal

When the going gets tough, the tough get… jabbed? No the tough adapt, improvise and overcome. Whether you want to …

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Natural Building

Nooks Just Feel Naturally Good

Nooks are a popular feature for any home, but they really fit in Natural Built Homes. I like to incorporate …

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Natural Building

Our Search for Genius in Home Design #1 – Why We Love Rammed Earth Masonry

Here at The Warrior Rising, we will teach or help you design and build natural homes and structures. And whether …

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Natural Building

Welcome to Your Castle/Temple

I enjoy the beauty of a crafted front entryway. Doors say a lot about the home. What shape will it …

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Natural Building

Waterproof Plaster? And It’s Stunning

The ancient art of Tadelakt Plaster is the simple process to create waterproof plasters. “It is made from lime plaster, …

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Food & Water Sovereignty

Garden Sheds: Zen to Zen-sational

I like my Garden Sheds funky and functional. The repurposed materials in these examples speak to the creativity and resourcefulness …

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Natural Building

Stack ‘Em Up – Bunk Bed Style

Today let’s move inside your castle and look at sleeping options for a batch of bear cubs or overflow crash …

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Health

The Outdoor Temple

Moving back out to your castle yard, the garden retreat is a place where the whole family can relax. As …

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Food & Water Sovereignty

Does This Garden Accessory Ring A Bell?

Have you heard of the Cloche? These handy gardeners’ mini greenhouses are a glass or repurposed plastic cover used to …

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Natural Building

Courtyards – Why You Need One

A castle design commonality throughout the ages and in every land is the Courtyard. Whether it is completely enclosed by …

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Natural Design

Poof. The electricity goes out!

Well, every Castle needs a goodly supply of candles in the Butler’s Pantry (A shoebox in most homes). Beeswax are …

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Boy reading a book under a tree
Education/Self-Mastery

Education & the Discipline of Love

There are people who come into our lives and illuminate our thinking, inspire us to create and lift us up …

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