A day trip to the White Oak Lavender Farm is one of many fun things to do in Harrisonburg, Virginia. Owned and operated by Julie and Rick Haushalter, the farm offers tours, lectures, workshops and a relaxing environment from the hustle and bustle of day to day life.
Traditional disposable paper products make a huge dent in our planetís health. Not only could we easily use fewer of them, itís really not a problem switching to more planet-friendly options for those products we do need to use. Here are three basic ways to be a little more conscientious when it comes to disposable… [Continue Reading]
Recycling old sweaters might seem like one of those ideas thatís better in theory than reality. The truth is though, if you have some time on your hands and donít mind getting crafty, there are a fair number of fun projects you can crank out if you happen to have a few of them stacking… [Continue Reading]
† Photo Credit: Amazon The Complete Yurt Handbook, by Paul King was a title that I ran across repeatedly when doing my online yurt research a few years back. With all of the rave reviews, and the fact that we’ve been looking into yurts so seriously, I felt we needed to pick up a copy… [Continue Reading]
† Photo Credit: WeBeSharin.Com Today, amidst the rest of the unpacking and settling in hubbub, David tore apart the old boat dock that has been taking up lawn space. It was really not in the condition to keep using, and we are not planning on having a large boat here anyway. The pedal boat and… [Continue Reading]