The mountains, birds and farm life were obvious factors in our decision to move to Barberton, but the choice was made easier because of the climate - lovely hot summers and mild winters.
The plant bio-diversity of the area is 2nd only to the Cape Floral Kingdom - it seems everything and anything planted grows here. Given my passion for indigenous plants, fresh organic herbs and vegetables this was an obvious place to try my skills at the sustainable lifestyle we had always dreamed of.
If I had a soapbox it would be to expound on healthy living & eating; and paying attention to skin-health as vital contributions to wellness.
Everybody says “you are what you eat”, but I would prefer to say “you are what you don’t eat”! Eliminating all the chemicals via my diet or products that I use and keeping things as natural as possible in my lifestyle makes me feel a better person. It also makes me proud to be doing my bit for the environment.