Category Archives: Volunteers Stories

A family holiday at Sunseed

So what’s it like going to Sunseed if you are the parent of young children? The website tells you that, “children are welcome but they are the responsibility of their parents”, which doesn’t really tell you that much so I … Continue reading

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Wonderful Chamomile…

Words, sketch and poem by Joanne Matthews (volunteering for 6 months) Self-seeding Chamomlie picked from Sunseeds gardens – Can be made into a tea, cold-tea lotion, moisturizer or soap. Has soothing and anti-inflammatory properties. Can be used for lightening fairhair, … Continue reading

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A day in Eco-construction

Hello, I’ve been a volunteer in Sunseed for the last 4 months but only last week I decided to join the ecoconstruction department. I always had in my mind the image of the ecoconstruction site as a place full of … Continue reading

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Story of Rabbiya

    Life at Sunseed – Rabbiya Naveed At the first glimpse, Sunseed appears like a rather ordinary not-so-well maintained place. At Sunseed, we bake our own bread and jams, harvest our own crops, use seasonal fruits only, exploit the solar energy, use … Continue reading

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Lucia´s Story

I guess you people are expecting a long recounting of all the things that happened to me during my six month stay, some sort of big walk down Memory Lane, but I won’t do that. I’m going to tell you … Continue reading

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“Excrement is GOLD, worth more than money!”

The desert hippy who laid a golden poo Posted on Lucy‘s Blog, a volunteer at Sunseed for 5 days. Visit Lucy’s Blog to know more about their adventures! “I’m doing a seminar in menstrual activism this afternoon, if you want … Continue reading

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Emma’s story

My Sunseed Experience Emma Stewart from Scotland, short term volunteer from 9-23rd July 2013 I arrived to Sunseed this summer looking for a different and nurturing holiday experience. I was in the mood for learning new things and meeting new … Continue reading

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New Promotional Video

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Irinas Story at Sunseed

Por Irina, de Siberia- Rusia. Voluntaria a largo plazo desde el 1 de Abril 2013 hasta el 27 June 2013) I came to Sunseed with no special reason. To be honest, I didn’t know where I was going to and … Continue reading

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A Volunteer Story: Clemens

In June 2012 I completed secondary school in Germany with the aim of studying architecture at university. Although I already knew what I want to study I decided to take off a “gap year” in order to experience different cultures … Continue reading

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