The Home Death Movement: Reclaiming an Important Part of Human Life

Have you ever wondered why it is considered standard to inject the body with embalming chemicals?  Why do we put the deceased in thick caskets of metal, or even wood, and place that casket inside a concrete vault, before we even think about setting it all down in the soil of the cemetery?  Are we … Continue reading The Home Death Movement: Reclaiming an Important Part of Human Life

Conventional vs. Organic Turf Management in our Public Spaces

Does your town or city spray pesticides on public parks, public school land, etc?  Ask your alderman how the land is managed now - are pesticides or herbicides sprayed?  Ask them if we could transition the management to the organic practices presented in this post.  Ask them if a policy could be created which bans … Continue reading Conventional vs. Organic Turf Management in our Public Spaces

What is our Role in the Environment? Solutions! Transition.

The thing we forgot as a people, in the United States and around the world, is that as we change the environment, we change ourselves -- literally -- physically.   We have changed the water, the air, the food, etc. I think food is THE epitome of everything.   We ARE what we eat!   We rebuild … Continue reading What is our Role in the Environment? Solutions! Transition.

Aluminum Hiding in Plain Sight – a list of ways we use aluminum

It's strange -- I haven't been on a quest to seek out all of the 'hidden' sources of aluminum in our daily lives -- but once I became aware that aluminum is a neurotoxic substance, I began noticing it everywhere.  Each time I discover another way aluminum is used commonly and carelessly in the items … Continue reading Aluminum Hiding in Plain Sight – a list of ways we use aluminum

Heat Your Home with 1/10 of the Wood Used in Conventional Wood Burning Stove

There is an incredible opportunity to heat your home without using any fossil fuels.  The answer lies in "Rocket Technology" and "Thermal Mass / Heat Retention/Release"!!! As those of you know who have used conventional wood burning stoves, a few to several cords of wood are burned each winter, depending on the size of the … Continue reading Heat Your Home with 1/10 of the Wood Used in Conventional Wood Burning Stove

9 Ways to Reduce Electromagnetic Radiation (EMR) Right Now

30 years ago we didn't wear seatbelts.  But now, we know better.  Just like there are safe ways to ride in a car with your seatbelt securely fastened, there are safe ways to design and use technology.  Unfortunately, the telecommunications industry has not followed the regulations we do have in regards to allowable radiation levels emitted … Continue reading 9 Ways to Reduce Electromagnetic Radiation (EMR) Right Now

Vaccines – Effectiveness, History, Ingredients & Adverse Health Effects

Doubt.  What does doubt do?  It keeps well-meaning people at bay.  Doubt distracts research.   But don't let doubt keep you from doing your research, or asking for the ingredients list and list of side effects and vaccine lot number, and educating yourself to recognize vaccine reactions, should you decide to vaccinate. If you ask … Continue reading Vaccines – Effectiveness, History, Ingredients & Adverse Health Effects