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Innovative Housing: When LEED Isn’t Enough

When Minneapolis affordable housing developer Aeon and architects Meyer Scherer & Rockcastle Ltd. teamed up to build a new 90-unit housing development called The Rose, they were eager to find a more aggressive sustainable building program – one that would pay substantial energy dividends for its tenants over time. 235 more words

Sustainable Design

Produce Delivery, Friday 3/27

Cabbage, Red — USA
Carrots, Orange — Lancaster County, PA (LOCAL)
Lettuce, Butter — Lancaster County, PA (LOCAL)
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Uninformed Consent to Help

Why are we so hung up about informed, sustainable health aid here at Aid in Need? Well, it’s really because a lot of other aid just… doesn’t work. 10 more words

OOTD: Floral H&M Kimono

Hi All! I apologize for not posting last week, I caught a cold and was feeling under the weather. As I ventured outdoors for the first time in what felt like a while, I wanted to celebrate springtime with this beautiful floral kimono. 210 more words


Ten Thousand Villages - Sustainable, Fair Trade Gifts

A few weeks ago when wandering around the lovely Walkerville in Windsor, Ontario I was on the lookout for a piggy bank. My niece’s baptism was coming up, and we got her older sister a cute Noah’s Ark piggy bank so I was hoping to find something similar. 307 more words


VGC's Fabulous Rule #2: Life In Plastic Isn't Fantastic!

We have noticed that you have decided to follow our vegan journey!

You have good taste-pun is intended!

Following our clever and pithy instructions, amazing gastronomic dishes are appearing on the dinner table, pleasing both the taste buds AND the eyes of your family and friends!  215 more words


Times of transition

“One way to change a paradigm is to model a system, which takes you outside the system and forces you to see it whole” – Donnella Meadows… 435 more words