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Going All In - Ikea's experiment is bringing sustainable living to life

Two months ago, I was invited to become part of an exciting experiment in sustainable home living courtesy of  a collaboration between Ikea, the world’s largest furniture retailer and… 790 more words

Positive News Reporting

Have You Heard of Sun Gazing?

“The sun does not shine for a few trees and flowers, but for the whole world’s joy.” ~ Henry Ward Beecher

Have you heard of sun gazing? 202 more words


Winter is Coming

As the days get colder and the nights get longer we are beginning to see that living in a sustainable manor is becoming more difficult.  We know it would be easy to simply leave the heat on all day even though that would drastically increase our gas consumption.  425 more words


Plan A Staycation

Instead of taking out a second mortgage to travel halfway round the world on a gas guzzling jumbo jet (AFTER a heated argument with TSA agents about what constitutes unreasonable search and seizure), consider playing tourist in your own town.   189 more words

Food & Drink

Strawbale , Earth Plaster and Cob

All the Above!

I used to separate them in my mind as distinctly different areas- well guess what , gang? They are so intertwined in our world that I can no longer separate them…imagine that :) 529 more words


Interiors | Modern Suburban Living

I love this home. So futuristic and minimal, yet managing to still be family friendly and liveable.

I love the mix of textures and materials used the natural wood against the steel beams, creating a beautiful juxtaposition. 15 more words


Heartwood Cohousing

Building a sense of community, stewardship and sharing through cohousing communities: can alternative ways of living and making decisions found within intentional communities scale up?  How? 212 more words

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