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Gordzilla in the City: Metro Vancouver copies the Grinch’s yuletide plan

I’m sure many people will be as delighted as I am that Metro Vancouver — the unelected regional government agency originally established in 1886 to provide water to Lower Mainland residents — has expanded its mandate again to tell us how to celebrate Christmas. 480 more words


Friday Four: Thoughtful Mother's Day Gifts

Feel free to enjoy these simple yet thoughtful Mother’s Day gifts for yourself to your loved ones. The great thing about  this holiday is that the role of mother is played by aunts, grand-moms, neighbors, nannies, step moms, and even Mother-in Laws, so pitch every one including yourself. 322 more words

Urban Jungle Bloggers: Green Gifts

Giving plants as gifts is one of my favourite things.  I love visiting friends’ houses and gardens and seeing the plants and flowers I’ve given thriving and growing and being appreciated.   429 more words


Have a Sustainable Valentine's Day

This year, I won’t be sending anyone Valentine’s gifts. There are plenty of ways to show someone you love them without buying them a stuffed bear or a platter of chocolate (although I do love chocolate!). 257 more words

Environmental Holidays

From Guest Blogger Izzie: How to Buy Greener Valentine’s Day Gifts

It’s difficult to find a way to stay carbon neutral when the romantic season comes upon us. You don’t want to disappoint the love of your life even if you really do have plans to save the planet and live more sustainably. 821 more words


Vintage Green

A beautiful start to the week..all be it on the chilly freezing side!!!

Here is the lovely ‘Vintage Green’ treasury  we have been included in….the green fedora. 184 more words

giving gifts

The Christmas tree will not be the greenest item in the lounge rooms of many households this year.

Increasing numbers of people are opting out of the commercial excesses of Christmas in favour of more charitable means of gift-giving. 505 more words