Author Archives: Jodi

OC Homeschool Student builds a Cob Oven!

A letter from Nancy Berkson, mother of Soleil. Hi Jodi, I thought you would be interested in seeing Soleil’s latest project.  This semester we are studying the Torah and for our big project we built a cobb oven, just like … Continue reading

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Evan’s Garden: Evan’s Blog

Tracks in the Mud Our homeschool class explored Trabuco Creek on October 26. We found an area with cracked mud that held lots of clear animal animal tracks. Do you know whose feet made these? Cactus Fruits, Yarrow, and Spiderwebs … Continue reading

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Warren Brush: Local & Global Permaculture, October 5

 In partnership with Transition Laguna Beach, SEEDS and the Anneliese School, Earthroots is honored to welcome international permaculture teacher Warren Brush to Laguna Beach! Just returning from Jordan where he co-taught at the International Permaculture Convergence with Bill Molison, Geoff … Continue reading

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Forest Kindergarten: Caroline’s Blog

Caroline Colesworthy co-instructs Earthroots Forest Kindergarten program with Jeannie Lee & Meg Hiesinger. Caroline’s Blog gives you a glimpse of the magical days of Forest Kindergarten. Wednesday April, 25, 2012, Upper Newport Estuary Muth Interpretive Center What was predicted to … Continue reading

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Stories from the Kalahari: Jodi’s Blog Part 1

Harvesting thirst quenching juices from roots in the Kalahari. Photo by Nicole Apelian Permaculture Podcast Interview Thanks to the support of the Earthroots  community, I was one of 7 participants who traveled to the Kalahari Desert of Botswana this Spring … Continue reading

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Tracking and Wilderness Awareness at Riley’s Wilderness Park

The day bode well. It was gloriously sunny after days of rain and Riley’s Wilderness Park was covered in green green grasses. The kids were delighted to find patches of sourgrass to nibble all along the trail. They were blooming … Continue reading

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