I have been trying and testing the waters of self sufficiency for a few years now. for the last two I have had "troubles". they were ever present but came to a head last fall. I have waded trough to a bright future filled with goats, sheep, chickens, ducks and of course home schooling my children.
we have never made it to a meeting about anything because we live outside bloomington by about 15 miles. driving in with my three young children seems unhelpful. Keith's emailed suggestion…Continue
Interesting info on getting hit with "shrapnel".
Added by Gary Cooper on April 20, 2012 at 1:40pm — No Comments
I, too, read Keith's call to action and took his cue to take a minute to write. I am one of those people that currently have a too large carbon footprint and need to find a job in Bloomington so I can return and decrease CO2 emissions. I live in Louisville and just outside of Bloomington (near the IU Kent Road Research and Teaching Preserve).
Although I am limiting my trips back and forth, I do have many things going on down here (Berea is in my work travels) and I think…Continue
Added by Teddie Phillipson-Mower on April 19, 2012 at 6:32pm — No Comments
I have maybe blogged three times in my life so here goes.... Where to start?
The Trillium planning committee has been meeting about once a month for updates to the entire group. In the meantime there have been two or three meetings weekly for the past 7 or 8 months dealing with City Planners, County Council people, Community Kitchen, the local Farm Bureau Co-op, Soil and Water Conservation District, the Purdue Extention, Solid Waste Management etc. The list goes on and on and on....…Continue
Added by Gail Gayer Hale on April 19, 2012 at 4:36pm — No Comments
1) For those of you who missed it, Nobel Prize winning climate scientist Michael Mann, whose work demonstrating that industrial civilization and fossil fuel…
Added by Dan Young on April 19, 2012 at 3:24pm — No Comments
Added by David McFarland on April 16, 2012 at 9:00am — No Comments
The registration for the Global Ecovillage Conference 2012 in Hungary is now online! Early Bird rates apply until 31. May!
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Added by Jonathan Klodt on April 11, 2012 at 2:27am — No Comments