Wisdom from my first teacher in life

Before Primal Pioneers went live, the idea simmered on the back burner for a few years. From time to time, I allowed a few people to‘sample’ my ‘brew’ so I could hear their…

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Interview with Justine: calligraphy that refreshes your heart, to impact the world

Today I (Tanja) am talking with Justine from It Just Flows. She is a calligrapher, community builder and calligraphy teacher. How did you start your calligraphy story?……

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interview about pottery with Laura van der Linde

Interview with Laura: pottery with your hands, heart and head

We're very excited to kick off a new blog series of interviews with inspiring pioneers. Each of them has chosen to step away from the beaten path and blaze their own trail.…

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About becoming a solo traveller

I don’t remember if it was me who came up with this crazy idea or if there were no other options at the time, but on a good day in 2008, I decided to go travelling by…

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Jelger’s restart in life

At the end of my previous blogpost we’d arrived in Vancouver as new immigrants. It was a moment of roaring emotions: feeling free and exhilarated while disoriented and…

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Eve’s story

My story starts on 4th of November 1983. I was born in a family dealing with a lot of pain. At that time both my mother and sister were battling with cancer. My sister died…

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Jelger’s raw and uncut story

Eight years ago, my life looked a lot different. I was 27 years old, living in a rooftop apartment in Belgium, engaged to a wonderful girl and working long days as a…

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Primal what?

Hi there! First of all I want to wish each one of you a fabulous 2019, filled with beautiful moments, big and small, in whatever form they appear. I don’t know about you,…

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How it all began + my promise to you

I can’t believe it’s finally here: my first blog post on Primal Pioneers! Holy Moly, this project has been in the making for over two years! It all started on a trip with…

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