Navigating Life in a World in Love with Aluminum

Did you know that aluminum is an ingredient in rocket fuel?   Did you know it is added to deodorant, cosmetics, and sunscreen?  ...that is it sometimes used to make food cans or used to coat the inside of steel (tin) food cans?  Did you know virtually every cast iron or carbon steel pan company uses aluminum to sand … Continue reading Navigating Life in a World in Love with Aluminum

The Three Ethics of Permaculture

While taking an online Permaculture Design Course, developed by one of my heroes, Geoff Lawton of the Permaculture Research Institute of Australia, I was given a wonderful definition of the three Ethics of Permaculture.  I'd like to share those with you here. (Everything in this course is based on Bill Mollison's book Permaculture: A Designer's … Continue reading The Three Ethics of Permaculture