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Spread the Word: Compost is Good

There are lots of good reasons to compost. Save money, save resources, improve your soil and reduce your impact on the environment. Regardless of your reasons, composting is a win/win scenario. 261 more words

Backyard Gardening

#FWOTM: Ashleigh Sergeant, Living the Yogi Talk, Naturally and Sustainably

If you’ve ever taken a yoga class, you know there are teachers out there that can lead you through a valuable life mantra that transcends your experience beyond any physical pose you may have been trying to master on your mat and elevates your being to a place of wanting to live a more conscious, natural and earth-loving life. 911 more words

All Maxim Hygiene

Beauty craze: should you be using a moisturising oil?

Apparently moisturising oils have been a thing in the world of beauty for quite some time.As usual I am waaaay behind the eight ball and have only really discovered them now. 314 more words

Local

The Wild and the Tamed

What is the connection between indie publishing and natural building?

Last month I guest-posted on the site of Atulya K. Bingham, the Turkish-British author of… 1,269 more words

Travel

Meet our tilling crew!

Our ladies are put to work. It is amazing how fast they can clear a section. They quickly till and prep the soil for planting.   The kicking and scratching aerates the soil. 65 more words

Sustainable Living

An Outlandish Obsession

In 2012 I decided to step outside of my comfortable OBU bubble to study abroad and become a Sassenach (Outlander) at the University of Edinburgh in Scotland. 1,229 more words

Earth Day Events Coming Soon

Save Maumee Grassroots River Clean Up April 19 11-5

Help clean up the upper Maumee, help revegetate the shoreline, while listen to live music. Activities for the kids as well. 74 more words

Rivers