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Garden time - Me time


I have a small garden, about three square meters, which I call my refuge.
This is my personal piece of garden.
Our garden is much bigger, alhamdulillah, but only this corner I call my own. 162 more words


The sobering truth is when the oil is gone… the maximum energy we will ever be able to use is what the sun can photosynthetically give us in a day… There is no ‘next’ to cure our oil addiction.

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Zero Waste

Green Festival Fun

I took the kids to our town’s Green Festival on Saturday. There was quite a lot going on, more than I expected. For the kids, there was an area that had hula hoops, bubbles, and chalk set up, as well as face painting. 298 more words


Growing Green: Lessons from Cities on Creating and Sustaining Livable Communities, April 22 at 7 pm at Walker Nature Center

Please join Sustainable Reston and your neighbors in Reston for this timely talk on how we can create living, sustainable communities. The United States and the world are rapidly urbanizing. 300 more words

Green Living

7 Eat Local Recipes

Locavore for a week? Challenge accepted.


Why Use Cloth?

Do you use disposable paper diapers?

I chose not to for multiple reasons. The least of which is that my daughter is allergic to almost all disposable diapers (I think it may be the bleach). 378 more words


The Story of Cosmetics - Part 1

Quiz Time! Are you ready?

1) How many personal care products did you use this morning as you were getting ready for your day?

Take a second….think…. 100 more words