Some of you may have heard the word Permaculture thrown around and you may not be too sure what exactly it means. Well, since I just earned my Permaculture Design Certificate (wildly cheering crowds) – I can at least tell you what it means to me. Permaculture is a framework in which to not only do … More Perma – what?
Have you ever wished for a job that you could leave at work at the end of the day? For work you didn’t feel like you had to bring home with you? Ever wondered what that’s about? Why do we US’ers not only feel like we have to take on such a work load that … More The Disconnected Life
Still thinking you can’t compost in the winter? Think again! … More Composting in the winter??? Yes you can!
Well – you have options!! Recycle it! You might be temped to burn it – but unless you have the capability to do this outside – please refrain! Burning a pine tree is not the best for indoor fireplaces: air quality issues, creosote buildup and more = not a good choice. You can call your … More Stumped with what to do with your Holiday Tree?
Commit to not using wrapping paper anymore, period! You will be surprised at the different way to wrap things. … More Why I Love NOT using wrapping paper
I am not a hoarder – really, I’m not! I’m a saver, a re-user. Right, right – isn’t that what ever hoarder says? This is a touchy subject for me – especially lately as I’ve been on a de-cluttering kick. I’ve been constantly letting my family members know that I can’t stand the amount of … More I am not a hoarder!
What kind of turkey should I buy this year? Last year my family volunteered to bring the turkey to the extended family dinner. We are not vegetarians, but when I buy meat of any kind for my family – I want to know that it is “happy” meat. To me, “happy” meat means that the animal … More The Turkey Quandary