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Let’s Get Growing!

Now that you know a bit more about Square Foot Gardening (SFG), let’s end this three-part series on the topic of planting.

It’s certainly not too late to start planting in Michigan. 1,812 more words



I’m back. I realize I’ll be sporadic in the beginning unless I’ve got some loyal followers who are interested in what I’ve got to say and keep me on track (calling any friends!). 514 more words


True story: aluminum goes from your recycling bin to being back on the store shelf in 60 days, limiting the need for (and environmental damage from) mining new materials.  Information from:  RecycleBank

Green Lifestyle

Kensington Homestead talks Growing food in Philidelphia

It’s a good time to be growing food in Philadelphia. After 8 years of the Nutter Administration’s Greenworks Plan that the city adopted in 2008, we are very close—even if we didn’t fully attain this goal— to the ethic that every Philadelphian should live within a 10 minute walk of fresh, healthy food and green spaces. 1,467 more words

Green Living

Solar Powered

Capturing Energy from Asphalt Roads

Asphalt roads throughout the country are notorious for soaking up the sun’s rays, sometimes making cities uncomfortably hot during the summer. 87 more words

Green Living

Take a Walk

To continue with my green living theme for the week I wanted to talk about the importance of walking. I know some people are disabled and can’t, and that sucks a lot, but for everyone who can, why not? 319 more words

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