Sustainable

6 Secret Multinational Giants (Infographic)

Source: Frugal Dad

The global economy is a highly complex network of interactions, and often the work of many companies goes into a single product or service. Here are six giant companies you may not know about who are making billions off of your everyday purchases.

6 Secret Giants Infographic

Inter-Species Communication Networks

Inter-Species Communication Networks

Have any of you read The Secret Life of Plants by Peter Tompkins and Christopher Bird? I am sure many of you have and will appreciate this article. I am one of those people who, I have to confess, generally gets along better with plants than people, perhaps it is because I prefer to listen to th ...

The Great Invocation

The Great Invocation

For anyone wanting to join in the full moon meditations of Aries, Taurus and Gemini to assist with bringing Shambhala to Earth the following outlines the history, rituals and invocation. There will also be a group meditation at the Roundhouse in Vancouver BC on the 5th of June from 7-9pm. The fo ...

Guerrilla Grafters – “Let Them Eat Fruit”

Guerrilla Grafters – “Let Them Eat Fruit”

San Francisco is once again spearheading the guerrilla cultural movement with the latest in guerrilla gardening -- Guerrilla Grafting in which trees around the city are grafted with delicious, freely available fruits. The following article is from www.civileats.com City Fruit: Guerrilla Graft ...

Ancient Food Forests: Morocco and Vietnam

Ancient Food Forests: Morocco and Vietnam

One of my favorite and most long-term friends on twitter is pdjmoo who tweets about all things wild, non-GMO and beautiful. Not only does she have a fantastic and informative twitter account that I highly recommend for staying on top of the latest news, but she also curates a few very informativ ...

In Transition 2.0 – The Movie

In Transition 2.0 – The Movie

Hopefully we'll get some screenings here in Canada too! "In Transition 2.0 is an inspirational immersion in the Transition movement, gathering stories from around the world of ordinary people doing extraordinary things. You'll hear about communities printing their own money, growing food eve ...

Eating Is Alchemy

Eating Is Alchemy

This amazing article by Liz Blake, guest writer for Wake Up World lays out in 11 points just how different the idea and act of eating is in a world full of respect, companionship, symbiosis, transmogrification, love, sharing and co-creation. What a contrast this world is to the one of manipulati ...

Kombucha Vinegar Conditioner

Kombucha Vinegar Conditioner

About a year ago I started using apple cider vinegar to condition my hair. It worked so well that I started adding chamomile to the vinegar. In the past couple months I have gone one step further and started making kombucha vinegar (by simply allowing some kombucha to sour to vinegar) and then i ...

Slow Money? How About No Money?

Slow Money? How About No Money?

This is a very interesting talk given by Dmitry Orlov at the Green Life Eco Fest March 2, 2011. Dmitry grew up in Russia and has witnessed the Soviet collapse and now the US collapse. He thinks we should be talking about a No money economy and gives some helpful tips at the end on how we can move ba ...

Warning From the Heart of the World

Warning From the Heart of the World

The other night we watched this amazing documentary about a pre-Spanish era Columbian tribe who have a culture completely alien to what we are used to. These amazingly sensitive individuals have a very defined culture that keeps itself away from the craziness of the rest of the world. The people of ...