Marianne and Jenise chat with Brad Rowland of the homesteading blog Highly Uncivilized about how to bring meaning back t0 our holiday experiences while also minimizing stress. To view a video recording of the chat, click here. And for more on this topic, check out Marianne’s post, Holiday Traditions: Out With the Old, in With the New.
Marianne and Jenise are joined by homesteading blogger Brad Rowland of Highly Uncivilized to discuss the ideal sustainable home and how to make your existing home more like it. Lots of great tips and resources are shared. For links to some of the resources we shared, click here. To view the recorded video of this Blab session, click here.
Most homes today are not designed with sustainability as a priority element. But there is much that can be done to green these existing homes.
This week we will envision what the ideal sustainable home would look like and how what we can do to create it using an existing structure. Join us Friday, December 4 for a live-streamed discussion on “Envisioning: The Sustainable Home.”
Just click on this link at 9 am PST. https://blab.im/jenise-fryatt-envisioning-the-sustainable-home
It’s been called many things: the sharing economy, collaborative consumption, prosumerism, etc. These terms may not always be accurate. However they all seek to put a name to a shift in the way we…
Brad Rowland summarized our discussion about “Envisioning the World Our Hearts Know is Possible” beautifully with his list of Key Elements below. Key Elements: 1. Belief drives action Always begin with the belief that…
How do we create the world we want if we can’t envision it? The inability to imagine something drastically different is a huge stumbling block for many of us. This week Marianne and Jenise are joined by homesteading blogger Brad Rowland of Highly Uncivilized to discuss the practice of envisioning and its importance in improving our current situation. Brad summarized the key points brilliantly, here.
Have you ever wondered what life would be like if you didn’t have to “make a living?” For a growing number of folks, this dream is becoming a reality. Vicki Highfield shared her progress toward this goal recently on the social media platform Tsu. Jenise took the opportunity to ask her to share more of her story in this interview.
From transportation to housing to the foods we eat, everything affects our environment. And if you live the usual “modern” life, chances are just about everything you do has a detrimental effect on Mother Earth.
But each small step we take to change our habits can be like a water droplet that creates ripples that grow into other areas of our lives as well as into the lives of those around us.
In this episode, Marianne and I share a few small changes each of us can make to get started on the path to a more sustainable life.