Most thinking people care about the air we breathe, the safety and quality of the food we eat and the water we drink. Living healthy lives is a common desire. Yet those who wish to...
September 8, 2012 by Ian Gartshore Under economy, environment, fear, future, hopeful Posted in PONDERING | 1 Comment »
“There is a sufficiency in the world for man’s need but not for man’s greed.”
~ Mohandas K. Gandhi
Mankind’s survival depends on nature’s generosity. Our basic needs for...
August 20, 2012 by Carly Breault Under Carly Breault, environment, hope, nature Posted in MINDFUL LIVING | Comments Off on Nature and Us: A Complicated Relationship
As passionate gardeners, we keep wondering how the changing climate is affecting our gardens. We therefore noticed when the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) updated its plant hardiness...
March 22, 2012 by Dr. Dianne Saxe Under agriculture, climate change, environment, gardening, growing season, plant hardiness, temperature Posted in MINDFUL LIVING | 1 Comment »
The debate about the Northern Gateway Pipeline reminds me of a time when my white aluminum boat got hopelessly stuck in black floating gobs of bitumen doing research in on huge waste...
March 14, 2012 by Peter Nix Under Enbridge, environment, northern gateway pipeline, Peter Nix Posted in MINDFUL LIVING | 1 Comment »
The fridge is a household amenity that we rarely consider removing from our lives; it is a useful appliance for storing the goods of consumerism, but it perpetuates a cold food-chain...
April 1, 2011 by Justen Boss-Moodie Under community, environment, food, industrial, local, refrigeration, system Posted in FEATURE | Comments Off on “Without refrigeration, modern life would be impossible!”
After the Deepwater well blew out, the first announcement from British Petroleum (BP) assured the public that “we have the best engineers in the world.” Then they announced that...
August 14, 2010 by Rex Weyler Under BP, environment, oil, rex, weyler Posted in MINDFUL LIVING | Comments Off on What Happened on the BP Oil Rig?
A Reasonable Life… Toward a simpler, secure, more humane existence” by Ferenc Maté, ISBN 0-920256-30-9
How did life become so complicated? How is it that in a few short decades...
October 5, 2009 by Nicole Shaw Under environment, green, living, low impact, mindful, nicole shaw, simple Posted in MINDFUL LIVING | 2 Comments »
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