Compost/Grow

We have the potential to be extremely generative beings. These are my attempts to live in a way that makes the earth stronger, our home more sustainable, and our life more beautiful.

Grow something.

What is Composting? How Does It Factor into Zero-Waste Living?

First things first….What is composting? “Composting is nature’s process of recycling decomposed organic materials into a rich soil known as compost. Anything that was once living will decompose. Basically, backyard composting is an acceleration of the same process nature uses. By composting your organic waste you are returning nutrients back into the soil in order … Continue reading What is Composting? How Does It Factor into Zero-Waste Living?

Patio Oasis

A couple days ago I forgot to mention another great use for your patio, and that is of a garden oasis. This spring and summer I’ve spent hours sipping coffee, reading books, sun soaking, and observing happy hour on our patio–usually with the pups. If you are not that into growing and maintaining edibles, plant … Continue reading Patio Oasis