Here are links to people, businesses, and websites that we think are awesome.

Local Businesses & Restaurants

Resilient Homestead Resources

  • Permies Website – Permaculture forums, articles, videos and podcasts. TONS of infomation!
  • Permaculture Voices – Podcasts on many permaculture topics
  • – World-wide Opportunities on Organic Farms
  • Dripworks – Quality drip irrigation products and great customer service
  • Bullocks Permaculture Homestead – Courses, events, tours, and visits on a 30-year permaculture oasis.
  • Organic Pools – Information, book, and DVDs about why and how to build natural swimming pools.

Musicians and Artists

  • Bone Poets Orchestra – We love this a host of tasty players wrapped in a delicious groove with a chewy psychedelic center and a string trio garnish.
  • More Sue Tie-Dye Clothing — Seriously, the best tie-dye artist ever, and flow-y handkerchief hems and other unusual offerings — not just boxy T-shirts.
  • William Pint and Felicia Dale – Music of the sea, celebrating the ocean in song.
  • Stabbingback – The Hard Rock/ Metal Web Band.
  • Clint McCune – Gifted troubadour, entertainer and world changer.
  • Chronilus – Time traveling bards of Celtic worldbeat.
  • Sidhefire Arts – Functional pottery.

Books and Educational Resources

Culture and Relationships

Great Products

  • Werner Paddles – Known worldwide ~ based in Sultan WA!
  • UpDesk – I use one of their standing desks and they are great quality and great ergonomics!

Fun Stuff

  • Burning Man – A city in the desert. A culture of possibility. A network of dreamers and doers.
  • Index Arts Festival – A day of arts in Index, WA.
  • River Recreation – River rafting with Washingtons whitewater professionals.