Drawdown – A Playbook for the Climate Anxious

Drawdown – A Playbook for the Climate Anxious

“No snowflake in an avalanche ever feels responsible.” ―Stanislaw Lec Like many others out there I am suffering from climate anxiety, and yes, it’s a thing. In fact, there is even a 9 step program for it available in some cities. I sometimes feel like there is...
Permaculture 101: Turning lawns into food

Permaculture 101: Turning lawns into food

Pop quiz: What’s wrong with this picture? Bucolic backyard setting If you’re like most of us out there your answer is probably “Nothing.” It’s a beautiful, peaceful  setting, shady in spots, tranquil, how can there be anything wrong...
Montauk Sofa strives towards Carbon Neutrality

Montauk Sofa strives towards Carbon Neutrality

If you are familiar with Montauk Sofa  you are probably aware that their furniture is very high quality. But I’ll bet you didn’t know that they are striving to reach a carbon-neutral footprint too. How many companies can say that? Danny Chartier of...
The Tesla is Here!

The Tesla is Here!

For the long weekend we were up in Collingwood hiking the Bruce Trail, swimming and kyaking in icy cold Georgian Bay, and enjoying just not being in Toronto and fighting road construction and traffic. Is it just me, or is road construction particularly rampant this...