Monthly Archives: July 2014

Built-in obsolescence?

“Roads get wider and busier and less friendly to pedestrians.  And all of the development based around cars, like big sprawling shopping malls.  Everything seems to be designed for the benefit of the automobile and not the benefit of the … Continue reading

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Return of the six-pack

“There are four kinds of people in the world, Ms. Harper.  Those who build walls.  Those who protect walls.  Those who breach walls. And those who tear down walls.  Much of life is discovering who you are.  When you find … Continue reading

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Everyday wonders

“Honour the sacred.  Honour the Earth, our Mother. Honour the Elders.  Honour all with whom we share the Earth:- Four-leggeds, two-leggeds, winged ones, swimmers, crawlers, plant and rock people.  Walk in balance and beauty.” Native American Elder It’s been very … Continue reading

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Solar, so good?

“It’s really kind of cool to have solar panels on your roof.”  Bill Gates It’s easy for him to say!!  Having made the rather big decision to boost our electricity supply with four more solar panels, we got rather excited about how … Continue reading

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