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Understanding and Accepting Grief As A Natural Process

The last week has, ironically and sadly, seen several of my friends experience the death of a loved one or someone close to them.

I myself have had many encounters with death, and truly know how the heart and mind looks for ways to make sense of what has happened. 225 more words

Musings

Grammy's Celebrates The Forth

On the 4th of July Grammy’s Farm celebrated by planting the Three Sisters of corn, beans, and squash. This is part of 6 raised beds project that we have been working on for about a month. 396 more words

Sustainable Living

One Million Celebration!

Sometime today, Bealtaine Cottage will be viewed for the 999,999th time.

It will, thereafter, have reached one million views!

Who would have ever thought that this little place, tucked away as it is in the West of Ireland, would have become such a beacon in these troubled times? 305 more words

Permaculture

Bubble bubble toil and trouble!

When I first watched the movie Fight Club I was intrigued that the characters were able to make soap (and other more…um…explosive substances) so easily with just a few simple ingredients. 1,008 more words

Sustainable Living

Sustainable Sipping: Why you should make the switch to glass straws

We love sipping on yummy smoothies, protein shakes and the occasional margarita through a straw… Who doesn’t? A straw or two a day doesn’t seem like much, right? 427 more words

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The day I became my mother - sustainable living in action

Growing up, the most dreaded words when perusing gift shops and toy stores were “oooh- we can make that!” Now, my sister and I rib each other when we say it, because today we understand the wisdom behind those words that so annoyed us as children. 421 more words

Ecosystems

Maui AMPFest ll, Now Live!

The Maui AMPFest is part of:
The Aloha Project
Promoting Aloha, Music, Hawaiian Culture & sustainable living through international collaboration.

This Video Fest strives to showcase diverse bands from around the world with Hawaiian Culture and music as it’s centerpiece, thusly perpetuating the Spirit of Aloha and creating a worldwide bond between socially and politically conscious people and musicians from around the world.