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7 Amazingly Good Reasons Start Growing Your Own Food

photo credit: ginnerobot Growing your own food can be as complicated or as simple as you want it to be. At one end of the scale you could just put aside one small area in your garden in order to grow a few vegetables yourself. At the other end of the scale you could start […]

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“Off-Grid” Book Review

photo credit: kainet Living “off-grid” is all about disconnecting ourselves from nationally-provided water, sewerage, gas and electric supplies. There are a variety of reasons why one might want to consider living off-grid. Firstly, living off-grid has the very real potential to help the environment. For example most electricity is still generated from non-renewable resources such […]

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A Beautiful Symbiosis: Why Saving The Planet Can Save Your Pocket Too

photo credit: net_efekt When we think about organic food, fair trade products, free range eggs and the like it is easy to balk at just how expensive many of these items are. Many people avoid going green simply because of the cost implications. I have to admit that I also used to think like this. […]

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