gratitude

gratitude

This message is part a progress report, and part an expression of gratitude. Vale das Lobas The story so far…. The full and detailed vision of Vale das Lobas was delivered directly to Lizzie and I when we stood for the fist time on the sacred mountain above the...
Solar de Girões

Solar de Girões

The Solar do Girões was constructed more than 400 years ago as the family home to the noble Beltrão – Soveral dynasty. In those times, the lands were controlled by feudal lords, and subsistence farmers were in service to the land owners. That era is still in living...
Compost

Compost

Compost You believe your inner feelings are a private realm Hidden from view Invisible Like an imaginary friend. But whatever is harboured deep within your heart Becomes your signature, Your imprint Your lasting scent. It is etched upon your face And leaks from your...
Let them Eat Cake

Let them Eat Cake

The Evolution of Consciousness   We know that climate change is real and is already happening. For the countless species that have become extinguished, and the victims of floods, droughts and forest fires, the disaster is now. The climate crisis is driving home...
Rota 22

Rota 22

  Yesterday the architecture project for Restaurante Rota 22 was approved in the Camara Municipal de Fornos de Algodres. This will be a very exciting reconstruction. The old olive mill has a footprint of 330m2, and it will be rebuilt on 2 levels, to include a...