Monthly Archives: July 2009

Food for Thought and Climate Change

This is an interesting piece from the Washington Post on the relationship between eating meat and Climate Change. I’m glad that I ordered an eggplant sub for lunch and not a meatball sub. ;~) [note – to access all the … Continue reading

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ENature.com and Eastern Hognose Snake

Very cool resource for ID’ing all sorts of critters and things: http://www.enature.com Just used it to ID a snake that was in the throes of eating a frog in a client’s garden on Mon. Eastern Hognose Snake — http://www.enature.com/fieldguides/detail.asp?shape=1060&color=937&color=941&size=498&habitat=1058&curRegionID=2207&Submit=Search&curGroupID=7&lgfromWhere=&curPageNum=1 More … Continue reading

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Sacred Gardening and Thirteen – SG Journal

The Garden and Thirteen About the Scooby-Doo garden, I wanted to add some more information about how we designed it. My Cherokee teacher clearly stated that our beds in the garden need to be either 13 feet in diameter or … Continue reading

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Pedometer On-Line

[I just received this from an artists listserv that I’m on in the Baltimore area. A great tool!] Does everyone know about this? Go to this URL,  http://gmap-pedometer.com/ click on  Click on “manually” (Straight lines). Start at your house and … Continue reading

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The Case for Eating Locally – Link

[I just received this from my friend, Geoff Stack – a fellow sustainability fan and consultant. This is well done and begs the question of what does YOUR region look like with these statistics?] Hello fellow eaters, See below for … Continue reading

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“It should have been obvious…”

“It should have been obvious all along that no species can really overpower nature without disrupting the entire planet’s ecosystems and food chains. Yet that kind of domination is exactly what we humans are still trying to achieve, and is … Continue reading

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Turtles – Earth Mother’s Blessing

The Turtle The turtle lives twixt plated decks Which practically conceal its sex. I think it clever of the turtle In such a fix to be so fertile. — Ogden Nash I so love Ogden Nash. He was so clever … Continue reading

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