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Traveling and Caring for the Environment (and others)

My profession requires me to travel. A lot. Usually thousands of miles each way. Multiple times a year. And that puts a lot of wear and tear on our natural resources — which seems pretty counterproductive to what I do in sustainable agriculture and environmental conservation. 491 more words

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Looking Back: Plant With Purpose's founding in the aftermath of category 5 hurricane David

With hurricane Patricia in the news today, it occured to me to re-post this video, telling the story of Plant With Purpose’s founding in the aftermath of devastating hurricane David, which struck the Dominican Republic in 1979.

Blog: Tanzania and "How planting trees can tackle poverty"

Sorry I’m a bit late with this. I took a trip to Tanzania to observe the work of a charity – Plant With Purpose – and see how permaculture ideas, Christian faith and development can be integrated holistically to help people. 146 more words


spiritual warrior gift guide

i know this is a more superficial/materialistic post, but i couldn’t help but do a holiday gift guide.  after all, our spiritual practice encourages giving to those we love, so why not give some great spiritually charged, wellness friendly gifts?! 81 more words

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Sustainable farming in Tanzania

There are a few key nonprofit organizations in the United States that are dedicated to ending poverty through environmental stewardship. One that is particularly prominent and works internationally is… 166 more words



Today I want to share a poem by one of my favorite poets who doesn’t happen to be T.S. Eliot, but Luci Shaw.

We’re on the cusp of the rainy season here in Guatemala. 432 more words