Summertime, a party and volunteers with Le Rêve de Gaïa

With autumn comes the reminiscing of summer. And though fall here is beautiful, I thought I might take you on a trip down memory lane of the last months here at la Resse. The summer was in one word fantastic, and also very hectic, busy, hot and dry, but very enjoyable nonetheless. To start with,... Continue Reading →


The lay of the land

I clearly still need to get the hang of this, blogging... The last time I gave you a story was when launching this blog in December. However, that doesn't mean that nothing has been happening here in the meantime. We have been working on many different things, and to be completely honest with you, I... Continue Reading →

The magic of beginnings

A couple of months ago I moved to the south of France, to start up an eco-project. In order to explain to you how this came to be, I need to take you slightly back in time. After an internship in sustainable development/entrepreneurship I had done in Indonesia in 2011/12, I knew somewhere deep down... Continue Reading →

Homemade cosmetics

I can't deny that I take much care in personal hygiene. However, I do not wish to contribute to an industry that often leaves massive ecological footprints all over the world, just to “look and smell good” and yet, I don't believe we necessarily need to become smelly hippies if we would like to change the... Continue Reading →

Veggie garden

In the first weeks of January, we will transform the design of the vegetable garden, to integrate more organic shapes and easily accessible vegetable patches. Here you can see the current state of it, and what it will become. More updates will follow!      

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