“I truly believe that individuals can make a difference in society. Since periods of change such as the present one come so rarely in human history, it is up to each of us to make the best use of our time to help create a happier world”.

— Dalai Lama


The following pages reflect how some straw bale buildings inspire us to be as good and in turn helps straw bale building achieve the recognition it  deserves and the bottom line is: straw bale building can make a difference in society.  Be it in a truly magnificent home or in a humble straw bale shelter such as those being built in Pakistan by people like Darcey Donovan.


Enjoy the following pages and be inspired!