Monthly Archives: August 2011

Tecuanipan Summer Camp

At the end of July, the Enlaces team hosted its very first summer camp. About 13 students ranging from 6 to 13 joined us for week of morning activities. Every morning, we began with “Good morning! How are you? I … Continue reading

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Bokashi Composting

As you may recall, Enlaces recently purchased land to develop a permacultural home base in Tecuanipan. The site will eventually become our office, volunteer residence, and guest house for the groups that visit, as well as a demonstration project of … Continue reading

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Doña Rosa’s Cob Stove

When I came in, Doña Rosa was sitting on the dirt floor of the kitchen making tortillas. Her left leg extended from beneath her blue plaid dress to expose a muscular chocolate-colored calf that could belong to a woman half … Continue reading

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