Browsing articles tagged with " Sustainability"
Aug
5

Where the Wild Things Are – Endangered Species

honey-bee We didn’t get a chance to grow a garden this year, so we let some of the weeds grow.  We now have 3 gorgeous acres to contend with, and will need to prepare our garden spots in order to be ready for 2010 planting.  The summer is flying by SO fast!!  We managed to do a little bit of container gardening which consists of a few tomato plants obtained from my dad, and several contained perennial flowers.  I still have a slew of  seeds from the spring.  I put together an order through Jasper’s school in California, but they didn’t make it here until early June.  They’re super nice heirloom varieties, so they should be ok for a few more months! I do plan on setting up some pots with soil this week so I can start some herbs that will winter over in the house.  We have a ton of nice house plants now, and they are thriving in our bay window!  Our plants have never looked so nice!  I truly believe that house plants thrive on human presence.  read more

Jun
7

Make a Reuseable Sandwich Wrap

By Su  //  Tutorials  //  No Comments

I noticed this neat tutorial today while browsing delicious. What a clever idea! Now I’ve always been one to wrap sandwiches in waxed paper,  similar to this.  I’m looking forward to putting some of these together, maybe give a few away as gifts too.  I can already think of a few friends that would enjoy them. read more