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False Creek, True Fun

28 September 2016 – Remember the first image in my previous post? Louise & I are hanging over the railing of the Cambie Street bridge, about to cross north to downtown Vancouver, but pausing to watch dragon boats flash through the waters of False Creek below. 696 more words


Sister Ginny Welsh's good work

The Facebook pop-up memory feature is pretty great. When I saw what it delivered this morning on my newsfeed, I was quite delighted.

Here it is, an article and pictures about Tiffin Franciscan Sister Ginny Welsh’s good work in Toledo, OH.

Unitive Consciousness

European Allotment Gardens

In Bremen, Germany Jeff went for a run outside our caravan park and ended up in a cottage community garden of sorts that went on for miles. 394 more words


Under threat for doing the right thing...

Basildon & Southend Housing Action (BASHA) have received a letter from a Tenancy and Estate Management Officer at Basildon Council telling them to remove their community garden and various signs they’ve put up on the Nursery Gardens estate in Laindon. 422 more words


Community Gardens Adventure

I went a visiting a few local community gardens this week around Melbourne’s Northern suburbs. Our place is a studio with a gorgeous balcony where I intend to grow a few edible plants. 147 more words

Just For Fun

How to Start a School Garden Program & Where to get Funding

Imagine an educational program that can improve students’ health, gets kids excited to learn science and math, and instills a love of nature? School garden programs can accomplish all of these feats and more. 806 more words

Did You Know

East 25th Street in Flatbush Spreads the Garden Love

If you walk down East 25th Street, between Clarendon Road and Avenue D in Brooklyn, the first thing you’ll notice is that the streets are lined with a lush array of flowers, shrubs, and gardens. 215 more words

Community Gardens