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Salt water dreaming

Hello readers!

It’s been a long time between posts, it feels good to put ‘pen to paper’ again.

We’ve  just returned from a few days over on what I like to call ‘our island home’. 208 more words

Art & Soul

Making your own clothes line

My husband chopped down bamboo, made two tri-pods and constructed a clothes line for me. I’d been begging for one and bamboo is marvelous, you really can make so many things from it. 101 more words

Reducing Carbon Footprint

Liquid Sunshine On The Wet West Coast

I am grateful for the rain to water the garden, replenish the reservoirs and put out the fires burning all over British Columbia and Washington State. 176 more words


Shared Economy: Traveling with the Help of Strangers

by Agatha Maxine

I’ve just arrived at the south west of France for the first time ever by carpool. The French couple that drove me here were strangers that I contacted through Blablacar, a website that provides a platform for people to travel around with others heading towards the same destination for a cheap price. 1,260 more words

Global Filipina

The Problem with the K-Cup

If you work in an office, have a busy schedule and drink coffee everyday… then there is a good chance that you used a share of the 9 billion Keurig K-Cups that were sold last year! 376 more words


Washing By Hand

Nothing to me is more reminiscent of a bygone era of early pioneers making their own way in the world than the thought of washing laundry by hand.  215 more words


Homestead Hoarding For The Greater Good

I have become quite a hoarder in the last few years. There is a purpose to this organized chaos; really. I swear I am not just a reality show waiting to happen. 478 more words