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  • Happy Holidays from the Shikata Homestead
    What does it mean to live sustainable?
    Wikipedia says, "Sustainable living is a lifestyle that attempts to reduce an individual's or society's use of the Earth's natural resources and personal resources."As that is the definition, what exactly does it mean to try...
  • Reed Street Yards Water Tech office buildings and facilities
    City building officials approved first RSY Water Tech office building
    One of the first office buildings has recently gained approval by the city Building Department officials, Plan Commissioners, and Common Council, granting the developer the green light to move forward with the plans and construction. The developer...
  • Homesteaders Paradise
    Top 10 reasons to move off grid now and seek sustainable living
    Every year that the US is in debt things are getting closer to collapsing. We owe so much money to the world right now that we will never be able to repay it. If anyone feels that our 3 trillion dollars, we owe-mostly to China-, will ever be...
  • Dave's Pizza
    Minnesota restaurants featuring local/sustainably grown food
    Most people search out local food for one of three reasons: the environmental benefits, to help support the local economy and farming community, or more simply, to get the freshest, healthiest, most nutritious and delicious food available.For top...
  • Top three reasons why rabbits are a homesteaders best asset
    Top three reasons why rabbits are a homesteader's number one asset
    Homesteading, living off the grid, self sufficient, sustainable lifestyle, no matter what you call it, there is one asset that you just have to have with you if you are serious. That number one asset is rabbits. In the book, "Raising Rabbits...
  • Globo Verde
    Which country is making the most progress towards green energy?
    Year after year the human population grows, while planet Earth has to bear the consequences. Big oil companies drilling deep into the planet, companies blasting A/C on a Saturday with no one in the office, and freeways full of gasoline guzzling...
  • Wild Alaskan Sockeye Salmon Cypress Creek
    Can 40,000,000 Wild Alaskan Salmon have your attention please?
    Testing, testing is this thing on? Can 40 million Wild Alaskan Salmon have your attention for a few minutes please?If I were standing at a microphone right now that's what I'd be saying. This year has seen a record run of Sockeye salmon in...
  • 17 gallon rain barrels
    Rain barrels are a big part of sustainable and self sufficient living
    Rain barrels are getting more popular with people who have home gardens because during this time of year, there is usually a lot of rain and because the self sufficient and sustainable, as well as, the home garden scene, is becoming more popular...
  • Mandarin Oriental New York's pan-seared Arctic char
    Mandarin Oriental New York's pan-seared Arctic char with red quinoa recipe
    Wild-caught Alaskan salmon is sustainable and has a wonderful flavor, and it is well worth the premium over farmed salmon. But since it is a seasonal product, it is not always available. Farmed Arctic char is a great sustainable alternative to...
  • Organix LA throws Vegan BBQ!
    LA 'Organix' market brings vegan bbq to Eagle Rock community
    'Vegan BBQ' has a nice ring to it.Organix market, Vega, Beyond Meat, The Frankenstand, PFFP (Plant Food for People), H3, and Crossfit Eagle Rock thought so too.That's why they've collaborated to bring this (dog friendly!!) vegan...
  • Grilled bluefish with favas
    Grilled bluefish with fava bean purée recipe
    Bluefish, wild-caught in the waters off the Atlantic coast, is a fantastic alternative to salmon that's also sustainable. It has pronounced, deep flavors similar to mackerel and is a great source of heart-healthy omega-3 fatty acids.Finding...
  • Grilled squid with pan sauce
    Pan-seared squid with capers, olives, and red pepper flakes recipe
    Chefs all across the country are hailing squid as the new chicken of the sea, and with good reason: It's sustainable, quick-cooking, economical, and delicious. But you don't have to go out to a fancy restaurant just to get a taste of the...
  • Annabelle Hydrangeas, a plant of CARE
    Annabelle Hydrangeas, a plant of CARE
    Across the Nation, climatic shifts occur. Challenging all to identify plants which enable eco sustainable urban suburban landscapes. As a result, for the 3rd quarter of 2014 Annabelle Hydrangeas is selected as a ‘plant of CARE’ ...
  • Organic Hudson Valley
    Graphic design publisher creates sustainable interest with organic appeal
    Historic Hudson Valley in New York State is known for its treasure trove of hidden value across the region. Organic Hudson Valley is a bi-monthly digital and print magazine adding flair and contemporary flavor to the mid northeast. Laurie Szostak...
  • create eco-legacy, earth healthy spaces
    Caretakers of the Environmental Community
    The challenge for present-day homeowners, gardeners or Industry professionals is to become naturalists with “waste not, want not” ecological commitments: caretakers of their environmental community.As the caretaker of family...