Earthbag Cellar Second Backfilling

Originally we intended to backfill only once, about half way through and then at the end when we bury the structure. But, the structure is going to be a bit higher then expected and working higher up becomes trickier, especially for two people ... so ... after finishing level 16 we decided to backfill again. [...]

Earthbag Cellar Level 10, 11, 12 and 13 … soon arches

We had one weekend of construction at the beginning of June with the help of Adi and Dan ... we got 10 and half of 11 done. We then paused because of my allergy-period and because we were busy finishing and launching the new Cutia Taranului website. In recent weeks we got back in the [...]

apricot compote

Today I made a bit of apricot compote. Bought some 5 kg of fruits from the market,  not so ripen. Ronen opened the fruits, took the seeds out. I sterilized the jars (only shortly boiling them under water), stuffed them with halves of fruit, almost to the top, poured hot water over, to cover. I [...]

Creating Swales & Berms Using Plows

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