banjos & beer, forests & friends

A new direction.... Once you get out of the habit of updating regularly, it becomes really easy to completely lose momentum and motivation. Schedules become busy, focus is elsewhere, time is used up on other things and space is limited. I think in celebration of trying to learn to keep things simple, I will be … Continue reading banjos & beer, forests & friends

The Art of Breathing, among other stress relievers

I'm usually quite open to admit that i live with anxiety. It's a state where my mind races with a vast number of different thoughts and worries, never resting. Sometimes this can be positive and energizing, producing new ideas and multiple new ways of viewing things. A lot of the time though, it leaves me … Continue reading The Art of Breathing, among other stress relievers

Building Community with Local Food

Despite my lack of experience and action, I'm really interested in learning more about issues of food sustainability, local food action projects and community gardens. I'm lucky to live in a city with a strong connection to and appreciation for the agricultural roots of our community. Right now we have a farmer's market that runs … Continue reading Building Community with Local Food