Homesteading,Urban Farming

Why Eating Sustainable Foods Is Essential For Living A Sustainable Life

21 Jan , 2017  

To me, one aspect of living sustainably means learning to make simple, nutritional foods that would otherwise be highly processed and store-bought. In my head, sustainability and frugality go hand-in-hand and I work diligently to convert my food purchases to homemade options on a regular basis to help on both fronts.… [Read the rest]

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Uncategorized

Attempts at identity theft and online harrassment

28 Nov , 2016  

[Updated 2/28/2017]

Someone took my picture. I don't know who she was, and I don't know why she did it. I am not a public person, she didn't ask for my permission and there's no reason I can think of that she should have taken it.… [Read the rest]

Weekly Pic

Some impressions of our planet

27 Nov , 2016   Video

We've only got one. Give thanks. Spread the planet love.… [Read the rest]

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Weekly Pic

Chasing Ice

20 Nov , 2016   Video

"CHASING ICE" captures largest glacier calving ever filmed. Here's the official video. … [Read the rest]

cityscapes,Zero Waste

Thoughts on packaging recovery in California and beyond

1 Nov , 2016  

Everyone's talking and cramming for the elections here in the U.S. And well, they should.

This is something that isn't on the ballot, and I gave the presentation years and years ago, but it's still relevant.… [Read the rest]

technology

Energy By The Numbers: An Energy Revolution

21 Oct , 2016   Video

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) released a new report that highlights the accelerated deployment of five clean energy technologies:

  • wind turbines
  • solar technologies for both utility-scale and distributed photovoltaic (PV)
  • electric vehicles (EVs) and
  • light-emitting diodes (LEDs)

The report, Revolution…Now, was announced by Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz during a discussion at The Atlantic’s Washington Ideas Forum.… [Read the rest]

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technology

Join the fight against climate change with Mission Innovation

20 Oct , 2016   Video

Join the Department of Energy, President Obama and 19 world leaders, and 28 investors from 10 countries in accelerating the transition to a clean energy economy. The innovation culture needs you.… [Read the rest]

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cityscapes,events,Urban Farming

Growing Power’s National-International Urban and Small Farm’s Conference

20 Sep , 2016  

Get ready for Growing Power's conference:

The Growing Food and Justice for All's
Intensive Leadership and Facilitator Training (ILFT)

Growing Power's National- International Urban and Small Farms Conference
Pre-Conference Training
November 16 -18 , 2016
Growing Power Warehouse

Designed to build a community of leaders and provide intensive training and dialogue for participants to facilitate anti-racist food justice in their own programs and communities.… [Read the rest]

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