Category Archives: Technology & Progress

Is technology the answer or does it give false hope?

California Dreamin’

We made it across the vast North American continent, and are 5 months into our family adventure. What a trip it has been. Since Utah we have explored, camped, hiked and biked in some of the most beautiful natural surroundings … Continue reading

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Permaculture – A Sustainable Answer

What is the question? How can we incorporate all aspects of our modern lifestyles into an interesting way forward that respects the planet, those we share it with, and ourselves? From transport to planting gardens, Locky briefly explains this Australian concept … Continue reading

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Why Corporations Suck (the humanity out of us).

I have always been a fan of small businesses. When I grew up we called many of the shops we went into by the owner’s name. There was Vinny’s Pizza, Mike’s Deli, Artie’s Candy Store and Larry’s Butcher to name … Continue reading

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The Welder’s Way.

Hello everyone. Hope all is as good as it can be. What does life have in store for us, and how can we make a difference to those around us? Here Jerry shows that the path to where we are … Continue reading

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Vanda tells her interesting tale.

Hello everyone. Spring is in the air, adventure is on the wing. I hope you all have excitement awaiting around the corner. I learned a lot today talking to a fellow traveler on her life voyage. What is handfasting, and … Continue reading

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Living Without Money – Why?

Hello everyone, Here I speak with a man at my local market who has been living for the last few years in a different way. Everyone deals with money in some part of their life. Julian explains why he has … Continue reading

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Wind Turbines – The other side of the story.

I love watching the large vanes of wind turbines spinning and creating usable electricity. I prefer that sight to the steam coming out of cooling towers in a nuclear facility any day. In the wake of Fukushima and other like disasters, why wouldn’t … Continue reading

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