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OK Now What? A Caregiver's Guide to What Matters

Head to Wind Publishing announces the release of Ok Now What/ A Caregiver’s Guide to What Matters by longtime hospice nurse, Sue Collins, RN and Nancy Taylor Robson.  118 more words

Sustainable Living

Using air-pruning to improve plant growth

If you’ve ever grown plants in pots you’ve probably dealt with that stage when a plant has become pot-bound and has stopped growing. When we remove the plant from its pot we see roots have grown round and round the inside of the pot. 159 more words

Sustainable Living

Livia Firth, Founder of Eco-Age & the Green Carpet Challenge

Every month, the Rainforest Alliance highlights one of the 1.6 billion people on the planet who rely on forests for their livelihood. This month, we shine the spotlight on sustainable fashion pioneer Livia Firth, whose company Eco-Age played an integral role in the creation of the world’s first handbag line made with leather from a  657 more words

Sustainable Living

Sheep Spa

Once again, it’s shearing time. A bit later this year due to the cold weather. Would you believe that it snowed again last night! No worries, the newly shorn flock were warm and cozy in the barn. 321 more words

Life At Fernwood

Bamboo lashing and hot composting

As the cooler months approach, and the garden (and us) becomes dormant, it’s time to get active!

For the May swap, we will have a demo of… 69 more words

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Living Water

Fact: A blender could easily be the most utilitarian and useful kitchen tool yet.

Case Study: Strawberries, banana, chocolate chip ice cream, yoghurt, milk, whey protein, and peanut butter can go in one mixer and voila! 819 more words