Want to know the hardest part about being ecofriendly?  You must constantly question, investigate and take action — incorporate your new-found information into your lifestyle.  And that brings me to peat moss… I wanted to try a specific vegetable garden method but found out it uses 1/3 peat moss in the base soil for each raised Read More →

Ever hear the saying: “An Apple A Day Keeps The Doctor Away”?  Well, in this case, an apple a day might remind us to take good care of our available food-producing land!  A long time ago (in the 70’s?) someone came up with an idea to use an apple to demonstrate that our world has Read More →

worm composting process

Worm composting is using worms to recycle food scraps and other organic material into a valuable soil called vermicompost, or worm compost. Worms eat food scraps, which become compost as they pass through the worm’s body. The “compost” then comes out “the other end” of the worm. This compost can then be used to assist Read More →

compost bin

It’s time to think about taking some of your first steps towards an eco friendly lifestyle. What better way to begin than to build a compost bin. Here is a great overview on How Composting Works. Here are a few creative options depending on your “handyman/woman” capabilities: Photo Credit: Mark Leiberman, Jay@MorphoLA, Rachel Tayse, KiryBabe Read More →