Claire's Blog

  • 08/03/2020
    Bird Woman

    The first hot day this year; Cenk and MertKaan's last visit before they leave for 12 months at Los Portales near Sevilla, Spain. Time for an 8th March no-scare-crow.

  • 01/03/2020
    Spring structure

    More flowers are appearing: Iris, Gagea, Veronica ...

    Still 6 months left to develop our building, What, Where?

  • 23/02/2020
    Another adventure

    What might "just another day" bring?  Cooperation! I found myself at the wheel of our VW Transporter and ended up driving 10 km.  That evening, our neighbour Ibo pulled us out of the mud with his tractor when got stuck in the mud (no me, honest).

  • 16/02/2020
    Holistic Management

    Could Güneşköy apply Alan Savoury's Holistic Management approach? We walked the land and talked with Ömer Çetin, mayor of Hisarköy

  • 09/02/2020
    Freezing bright

    A winter visit, before two set off for a year in Spain. Exploring the land with perceptive new eyes, a seasonal feast, contentment

  • 02/02/2020
    Colchicum on the roof

    An easy day, in good company and relatively warm weather.  

    Preparations for another project, in Ängsbacka, SE.

  • 29/12/2019
    Güneşköy children

    Theresa first came to Güneşköy in 2007. In 2012, “An Ecovillage-Initiative and its Interact” MSc in Sociology (Vienna University). Today she came with her children.

  • 01/12/2019
    Water from above and below

    Now winter, nature not quite sleeping.

    How much water will spring from the new water hole?

  • 24/11/2019
    Step by Step, Thanks to Rey

    5 first time visitors given a guided tour by Fiko.  Children's views of Güneşköy are refreshing

  • 27/10/2019
    Autumn seeds and thorns

    Penultimate week of Güneşköy's 2019 Vegetable boxes, Seed viability, Cat renaming, and a First Time Visit