Keyword: Resiliency

    Being the Change DVD

    Being the Change DVD

    Live Well and Spark a Climate Revolution

    Complementing the book Being the Change, this feature documentary film delves into the life of Caltech / Jet Propulsion Laboratory atmospheric scientist Peter Kalmus, showing how a change in life philosophy and mind frame enabled Kalmus to cut his …

    related subjects: Climate Change
    Worms at Work

    Worms at Work

    Harnessing the Awesome Power of Worms with Vermiculture and Vermicomposting

    Increasingly, we want to know where our food comes from, who grows it and how it is grown, and interest in permaculture, backyard composting, and gardening in general, is growing. So how does the budding gardener ensure that the soil is healthy and …

    related subjects: Food & Gardening
    The Food Lover's Garden

    The Food Lover's Garden

    Growing, Cooking, and Eating Well

    Put off by the origin-unknown, not-so-fresh, pesticide-laden offerings at the grocery store? Hungry for delicious high-quality veg and fragrant herbs, and looking to have some control over where your food comes from but never planted a seed in your …

    related subjects: Food & Gardening
    The Art of Plant-Based Cheesemaking

    The Art of Plant-Based Cheesemaking

    How to Craft Real, Cultured, Non-Dairy Cheese

    As plant-based, dairy-free diets continue to expand in popularity for health and ethical reasons, cheese often becomes the "last hurdle."

    Much of what passes for non-diary "cheese" lacks the quality and depth of authentic, cultured cheese. Yet for …

    related subjects: Food & Gardening
    Homegrown & Handmade - 2nd Edition

    Homegrown & Handmade - 2nd Edition

    A Practical Guide to More Self-reliant Living

    Food recalls, dubious health claims, scary and shocking ingredients in health and beauty products. Our increasingly industrialized supply system is becoming more difficult to navigate, more frightening, and more frustrating, leaving us feeling stuck …

    Being the Change

    Being the Change

    Live Well and Spark a Climate Revolution

    We all want to be happy. Yet as we consume ever more in a frantic bid for happiness, global warming worsens. Alarmed by drastic changes now occurring in the Earth's climate systems, the author, a climate scientist and suburban father of two, …

    related subjects: Climate Change