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Mushrooms from used coffee grounds?

We collect used coffee grounds from the local cafe weekly and put it in the compost bin and other areas around the yard.  Thankfully, we have a big yard to be able to use all the coffee grounds.   175 more words

Gardening

An Analysis of the Environmental Effects of Air Conditioning

INTRODUCTION

Everyday Canadians wake up to use a host of supposedly necessary appliances and technological gadgets that have found a permanent home in mainstream Western culture. 1,353 more words

Sustainable Living

First sign of Autumn in my back yard

This tiny Sycamore seedling tree is one of the many mini trees I have growing in my yard. As I was watering my plants last evening I noticed how beautiful Autumn colours had flooded into this little tree’s leaves. 8 more words

Sustainable Living

Welcome to Earth Activist!

This is a brand-new blog wherein the focus will be on sustainable living which includes,

  • environmentally-friendly agriculture
  • space-conscious buildings and construction
  • renewable energy resources
  • organic gardening – both home and community-based…
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Earth

Guest Post: Sustainable Back-to-School Tips

Today, I’m excited to share with you a guest post from Tiffany, of the blog, Peace, Love & Travel! On her blog, Tiffany shares her journey toward living a more sustainable lifestyle. 678 more words

Green Back To School Tips

Pedal cleats

These cleats have been with me for over a year. They got worn smooth from walking on them. The previous pair I left in for two years and I had to drill one of them out. 169 more words

Cycling