All Their Sisters

Off I fly, careering far
In chase of Pollys, prettier far
Than any of their namesakes are
—The Polymaths and Polyhistors,
Polyglots and all their sisters.

*Jeremy Root*

jjordan7:

Mount Maunganui evening by Donz

jjordan7:

Mount Maunganui evening by Donz

motherearthnewsmag:

Cob Building Basics: DIY House of Earth and Straw
Build your own mortgage-free home with low-cost and local materials using cob-building.
By Chris McClellan
After returning to Florida, she and some friends used the techniques she had learned to build a small pottery shed in her parents’ backyard. Some people predicted Florida’s humid air and torrential rains would melt her “mud hut” back into the ground. Following Hurricane Lili in 2002, however, the sturdy little building, which had cost just a few hundred dollars and a summer’s labor to build, proved to be one of the few buildings left standing in her neighborhood. Christina Ott had discovered cob building. [Keep on readin’…]

motherearthnewsmag:

Cob Building Basics: DIY House of Earth and Straw

Build your own mortgage-free home with low-cost and local materials using cob-building.

By Chris McClellan

After returning to Florida, she and some friends used the techniques she had learned to build a small pottery shed in her parents’ backyard. Some people predicted Florida’s humid air and torrential rains would melt her “mud hut” back into the ground. Following Hurricane Lili in 2002, however, the sturdy little building, which had cost just a few hundred dollars and a summer’s labor to build, proved to be one of the few buildings left standing in her neighborhood. Christina Ott had discovered cob building. [Keep on readin’…]

(via smallandtinyhomeideas)