Green Homes

The ins and outs of green construction and natural building, with specifics on solar design, home insulation and more.

Greening A Neighborhood Planning Process

By Jan Spencer

Our neighborhood has an unprecedented opportunity to work with the city for creating a new neighborhood plan that can put permaculture type green and resilient ideas and actions out to a far wider audience. This neighborhood plan can guide how the neighborhood evolves over the next 20 years in terms of transportation, land use, economic development, open space, public participation and resilience.

Rural Intentional Communities

By Diana Leafe Christian

Learn more about rural intentional communities with this guide.

Busting Myths about Community Living

By Diana Leafe Christian

Get the answers to common questions about living in an intentional community.

Moving House, The Green Way

By Anna Twitto

Moving is an opportunity to declutter and recycle.


Avoiding Plastic When Grocery Shopping

By Chantal Plamondon and Jay Sinha

Learn how to go grocery shopping and stock your kitchen without buying any plastic products.

Conserving Water in an Emergency

By Bernie Carr

In case of an emergency, use these methods of water conservation to save water in your home.

Protecting Your Home from Thieves

By Bernie Carr

Recognize the perspective of a thief to learn how to best protect your home and belongings.

Organizing a Successful Garage Sale

By Bernie Carr

Use these helpful tips to make sure that your next garage sale is your best one yet.