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Win Two Tickets to the Mother Earth News Fair in Asheville May 6-7

by: Sara on 04/20/2017

We are giving away two weekend passes to the Mother Earth News Fair in Asheville, NC, May 6-7th and a book of your choice from one of our authors speaking at the fair!

Simply post in the comment section about why you would like to attend and you will be entered to win!

Draw takes place May 1st. 

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Ethical Investing for All

by: Sara on 04/12/2017

Today's blog post is from Joel Solomon, the author The Clean Money Revolution: Reinventing Power, Purpose, and Capitalism with Tyee Bridge.

In the book Joel speaks to the largest intergenerational wealth transfer in history, $50 trillion will change hands from boomer to millennials in North America alone by 2050, and how this massive global shift …

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Preparing Soil for Spring Planting

by: Sara on 03/27/2017
Posted in: Gardening

Here on the west coast we are aching to dig in and get gardening. Normally at this time of year we are watching our peas and greens sprouting the garden, but do to an unusually cold, wet winter we are just getting started.

One task we can start on is improving our soil for the coming growing season. Below find some tips on soil amendments from …

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Preparing Your Garden Soil for Spring Planting

by: Sara on 03/27/2017
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Jeep Versus Tesla, Which Car is Best for the Future?

by: EJ on 03/15/2017

Today's post is an excerpt from Dmitry Orlov's book, Shrinking the Technosphere: Getting a Grip on the Technologies that Limit our Autonomy, Self-Sufficiency and Freedom. The author poses a thought exercise that demonstrates how to apply his harm/benefit assessment to existing technology.

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