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Water, water everywhere, but not a drop to drink

I moved to San Francisco six months ago and my umbrella hasn’t left its dusty sleeve yet. Scientists and politicians, everyone agrees. California is in deep trouble. 961 more words

Green Living

In Which I Utilize Much Pumpkin Puree.

It’s the start of October, which is my most favorite time of year. This month has everything I love—foliage, Halloween, apples, National Archives Month. All compacted into 31 days in which I gorge myself on everything fall, until I head into the next four months (hopefully not longer) sad and cold. 279 more words

Green Living

[Slow] Progress

Good afternoon!

Someone is loving life on the farm. Turns out, it is full of things little man cub loves to do… including taming a chicken named Alvin. 203 more words

Yurt

Gifts from Nature: Autumn's Look Within, by Kevin McGrath

As I sit amongst the trees on the banks of the Chocolay River, on this summer-like autumn day, gazing at the placid lifeblood of this Greatest Lake of ours, I can’t help but realize the correlation between the trees’ evolution with nature’s flow, dropping their color and beauty to become future fertilizer and soil, their trunks and branches sending energy inward and down toward their root systems, and us humans sending our kids and students back to school. 425 more words

Green Living

Green Living Needs Less PVC Says Reader

One new reader submission brought this to us here at Green Living Guy.

She writes:

One thing I noticed while doing my research was that no sites offered anything visual to warn people about the terrible things that PVC is doing! 53 more words

Green Living

Let us not just build Green but also Live Green

Green buildings mainstream sustainability in planning, layout, orientation and design, while making choice of material, source of energy, fit outs and technology. The idea is to reduce life cycle impacts/risks. 593 more words

Sustainability