Buying a compact fluorescent light will not solve Global Warming by itself. Do it anyway. It is an essential component in the grand strategy by which we build ourselves into the foundations of a ...
This diary has been on my mind for a while, so when I saw the excellent diary today written by ...
Well - aren't we an excitable bunch. So much so that because Gallup has a poll which is a clear and demonstrable outlier, we all leap at the first marginally coherent explanation we find. At least -
It is hard for me to write about living simply without setting off my irony detector. For I live in a modern industrialized country and had the good fortune to be born into a middle class family. ...
The paradigm has shifted - a little. The practice of keeping your kids at home and allowing them to learn from you and your community is not only a growing idea, but one that is gaining acceptance ...
I woke up this morning at 8am to write. I did some actual prep work before I got out of bed, and then I set about doing everything in my day that wasn’t writing. What I seem to deny in many of my ...
National parks seem to be run according to the privatized business model that guides health insurance companies: raise rates and reduce services. Over the past decade or so, the entrance fees and ...
Many years ago, I heard that straw bales could be used as planting beds to grow vegetables. My first initial reaction was filled with skepticism but the reported successes made the idea intriguing. ...
The Daily Bucket is a place where we post and exchange our observations about what is happening in the natural world in our neighborhood. Bugs, buds, birds - each note is a record that we can refer ...
Some images need neither introduction nor explanation. This is one such image:
Image Tweeted by Lebron James , and care ...