About the Author

Anissa Ljanta
Blurbarian Since April 2011
Name Anissa Ljanta
My Web Site GrowMama.blogspot.com
Location New Zealand, a wild west coast beach
Gender Female
My Occupation mama, writer, crafter, seamstress, organiser, gardener, cook...oh many things
My Bio Writer, crafty mama, herbalist, avid reader, event organiser, social justice activist, seamstress, mama, vintage enthusiast, gardener, lover of wild places, networker, cook, dancer, op-shopping queen, friend and more.

Anissa Ljanta was born in New Zealand and has travelled, lived and/or worked in over twenty countries. She has lived up a mountain, on communes, on the street, in a tee pee, in city high rises, a house-truck, a tent, on organic farms.

Anissa co-ran an eco-peace project in wartime Yugoslavia, co-established the Social-Cultural Centre in Prague just after the Velvet revolution, was active in political street theatre in Europe, designed/facilitated workshops worldwide and wowed many an audience with her public speaking. Usually on topics such as ‘Building Healthy Culture’ and ‘Living Holistically: translating grandma's skills for the modern world’.
She freelances for environmental NGO’s worldwide, is proud to have organised many successful conferences and is now tryi

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