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Lifetime of Learning

I committed several years ago to a lifetime of learning.  I aim to learn everyday.  To develop self.  To be a better me.  Be it in business, development of self, marketing, real estate, marketing or a life skill I try everyday to expand and grow. 197 more words

In 2012 my husband and I decided to get goats.  It was a normal evolution for our homestead to take and I had always wanted goats.   841 more words

Homesteading

Uncover Hidden Energy Savings Using Demand Control Ventilation and Building Pressure Control

Written by: Scott Lance, EBCP, LEED AP O&M – Engineering Manager

Currently, there is a popular trend of controls companies providing demand control ventilation (DCV), or CO2 control, in existing buildings. 727 more words

Energy

Green Documentaries: Food for Thought, Food for Life

“We want our food fast, convenient and cheap, but at what cost? As farms have become supersized, our environment suffers and so does the quality of our food. 128 more words

Food

ECO RETREAT: CAPELLA IXTAPA, MEXICO

By Beth Doane, Features Editor

Mexico has hundreds of picturesque resorts, but Capella Ixtapa is something truly special. We fell in love with the intermingling of modern and traditional Mexican touches that can be found throughout the property like handmade clay, stone meeting sleek marble, and polished hardwoods. 170 more words

Travel

STUFF Project: Purge 5 things a week

As I began to look at where to start in order to change my relationship with what I own, it didn’t take too much investigating to realize something glaringly obvious: 379 more words

Inspiration

The Grounds for Conflict

Indigenous Rights Versus Extractive Industries in South America

The competitive pace of globalisation and neoliberalism have pressured Extraction Industries (EI) to explore all corners of the Earth in order to increase profits and other economic benefits. 1,124 more words

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