sustainability

environment

IM/MATERIALISM: The solution to many of our environmental problems is to value things more

IM/MATERIALISM: The solution to many of our environmental problems is to value things more

Join me for a brief thought exercise, will you? Or skip a few lines down. I don’t know how much time you have for thought exercises. (adsbygoogle...
May 17, 2015 × 0 comments

permaculture / gardening

DIGGING IN THE DIRT: Understanding the garden as a gateway to the soul

DIGGING IN THE DIRT: Understanding the garden as a gateway to the soul

Digging in the dirt has the ability to be a gateway to your soul. It can open you up to possibilities, unleash your imagination...
April 1, 2015 × 1 comment

sustainable economics

THE TAO OF SHANGRI-LA: Learning social enterprise from nomads and monks

THE TAO OF SHANGRI-LA: Learning social enterprise from nomads and monks

The following is an excerpt from Laurence J. Brahm’s book Fusion Economics: How Pragmatism is Changing the World. The China...
March 16, 2015 × 0 comments

voluntary simplicity

3 WAYS TO EAT SIMPLY: But also eat well

3 WAYS TO EAT SIMPLY: But also eat well

One of the most basic challenges to living simply is eating simply. It’s one thing not to clutter up a house with unnecessary...
February 18, 2015 × 0 comments

sustainable business

DOING BUSINESS GOD’S WAY: Four cornerstones and three key principles

DOING BUSINESS GOD’S WAY: Four cornerstones and three key principles

The following is excerpted from Doing Business God’s Way, in which author Santiago Rivera teaches business owners how to...
December 23, 2014 × 0 comments

voluntary simplicity

HIJACK THE HOLIDAYS: 4 ways to reclaim the season

HIJACK THE HOLIDAYS: 4 ways to reclaim the season

It was when I rounded the corner of the Walmart pet food aisle and discovered that the mechanical grinding that had served as...
December 14, 2014 × 0 comments

environment

WRITING IN THE SKY: Destroying the planet or keeping it healthy rests in human hands

WRITING IN THE SKY: Destroying the planet or keeping it healthy rests in human hands

The following article has been excerpted from The Anthropocene: The Human Era and How it Shapes Our Planet by Christian Schwägerl, a...
November 27, 2014 × 0 comments

permaculture / gardening

STAY GREEN: Growing indoor herb gardens

STAY GREEN: Growing indoor herb gardens

Hooray! You think, if you’re a vampire or an existentialist—it is now November, and soon darkness and coldness will smother...
November 10, 2014 × 0 comments

sustainable business

OPEN TO REINVENTION: The simplicity of spirit in a seemingly complex world  

OPEN TO REINVENTION: The simplicity of spirit in a seemingly complex world  

Recently, I spoke with a man who is a successful business consultant, one who turns around unhealthy businesses. He told me how...
October 27, 2014 × 0 comments