Hibernation: Day 7 – Structure

The several-day-long lack of water made participants adapt to a more primal lifestyle, cleaning and showering with cold water. Nevertheless, they were happy to have electric power and understood from first-hand experience what negligence of natural resources could lead to. The further Hibernation got, the less information about upcoming days participants received, and each day the walk to the spirit house felt like a surprise. … Continue reading Hibernation: Day 7 – Structure

Hibernation: Day 6 – Cuddle Day

It was the middle of The Hibernation project, and tiredness could be seen on everyone’s faces. Unlike the first days of the exchange when everyone gathered around the breakfast table early, now most participants crawled down late and sleepish. To wash the worry off everyone’s skin, the group gathered in the spirit house for a cuddle pool. Spontaneously, everyone came together in a pile of … Continue reading Hibernation: Day 6 – Cuddle Day

Hibernation: Day 5 – Lost in Woods

The morning felt ordinary up until the contribution hour, when participants helped out with household chores as usual. However, this time whispers of a hike to secret location flew from one ear to another and everyone got excited. The rumors turned out to be true, and the group quickly prepared for the day-trip. They carried a lot of essentials for the campsite and dinner. Half … Continue reading Hibernation: Day 5 – Lost in Woods

Hibernation: Day 4 – Contribution

The quiet night surprised everyone. Peaceful sleep uninterrupted by snoring was the blessing group needed for the exciting day ahead. The day for sharing knowledge with each other was here. In the morning the participants split into two groups to lead and take part in their own workshops. One group shared yoga practice, while other had a discussion about zero waste. All went smooth, perhaps, … Continue reading Hibernation: Day 4 – Contribution