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8 Ways to Use Up Fresh Herbs

Whenever our parsley plant flowers, we leave it be and let it go to seed. The result is glorious. Parsley grows in the garden wherever it can fit – in the flower bed, and even between the cracks in the pavement. 999 more words

Arizona Bucket List No. 65 - Set foot inside the Historic Hotel Westward Ho

On a sunny May afternoon, I was running errands near the downtown Phoenix/Arizona Downtown U.S. post office. It occurred to me that setting foot inside the Westward Ho has been on my AZ bucket list for years. 344 more words


Notes from the field: how I fought off the aphids

Hi there, garden enthusiasts!

A few weeks ago I discovered that my asian eggplant was infested by aphids, and now I am sharing a simple organic method I used to get rid of these pests. 309 more words

San Diego Gas & Electric Proposes 47 mile Pipeline from Rainbow to Mirmar

In the middle of a declining California natural gas market San Diego Gas & Electric wants to build a brand new $600 million 36in pipeline… 938 more words

San Diego

Was it Tesla, Edison or someone else?

The fact is that it took 4 competing investors to end up with the system that has worked so well for the past century plus. 75 more words

Renewable Energy

Lindsay Miles "Plastic Free Food" workshop

Lindsay Miles “Plastic Free Food” talk at Mundaring Library booked out quickly, however Lindsay will be presenting a workshop at Boya Hall on Saturday 23 June on “Reducing Plastic”. 70 more words

Shire Of Mundaring

The One-Straw Revolution

by Masanobu Fukuoka

In this relatively short book, Fukuoka describes how he came into natural farming and how his simple principles of working the land reflect his philosophy of casting aside human will and ego. 301 more words