29 Sep '11, 12pm

In pursuit of composting perfection, our aspiring eco-mama puts a box of wigglers in the kitchen:

In pursuit of composting perfection, our aspiring eco-mama puts a box of wigglers in the kitchen:

Greenie Pig opens a Can O' Worms. Elisabeth Kwak-Hefferan has turned her apartment and daily existence into a not-especially grand experiment in green living. And she wants you to come along. Read the whole Greenie Pig series here . First off: I think composting is the bee's knees. What's not to love about transforming organic waste into garden steroids, and diverting trash from the landfill stream to boot? So in theory, I'm way into composting. But in reality, well, I've been lazy at best. I'm full of excuses: I don't have a garden, or time/space for a bin, or the mechanical skills to build anything more complicated than a paper airplane. All that changed when I moved to the green-lifestyle candyland of Boulder, Colo., where I had home compost pickup. How lucky was that? With only the barest effort on my part, my old avocado peels and carrot tops were magically whisked aw...

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Meet the Greenie Pig via @grist

Meet the Greenie Pig via @grist

grist.org 22 Sep '11, 9pm

Greenie Pig is worm composting. Tune in next week for an update. Psst. Hey you. I know a little something about you. Let m...

Got Storage? How Hard Can it Be?

Got Storage? How Hard Can it Be?

theoildrum.com 03 Oct '11, 8am

The recent city-wide power outage in San Diego made me appreciate my small off-grid photovoltaic system using four golf-ca...

$5 bottomless mimosas while ole blue eyes sings to ya?! Oh yeah, Chapter One in SA's got it going on Sunday morn 10-3!

$5 bottomless mimosas while ole blue eyes sings...

modernluxury.com 29 Sep '11, 7pm

Ol' Blue Eyes himself will be your brunch date during Sinatra Sundays at Chapter One: the modern local (227 N. Broadway, S...

AOL: We Got Matt Cutts (& You've Got to Try Something New)

AOL: We Got Matt Cutts (& You've Got to Try Som...

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Matt Cutts, head of webspam at Google, appeared on AOL.com this morning as part of their "You've got:" series of videos in...

Chicken Skin: You Have Got to Be Chicken Kidding Me? | Care2 Healthy Living

Chicken Skin: You Have Got to Be Chicken Kiddin...

care2.com 30 Sep '11, 8pm

The world of food consciousness is as much about the pleasure and refinement of the dining experience as it is about indul...

WOOTS, FAHIONHOOKS JUST GOT A MAKEOVER!!! <3

WOOTS, FAHIONHOOKS JUST GOT A MAKEOVER!!! <3

pxdkitty.blogspot.com 07 Oct '11, 3pm

Guess who just got an extreme makeover? ^^ It's FASHIONHOOKS!!!!! :D :D :D Add them on their Facebook account : https://ww...

Is Google Encouraging Pig Abuse? | Care2 Causes

Is Google Encouraging Pig Abuse? | Care2 Causes

care2.com 01 Oct '11, 3am

Factory-farmed pigs know a lot about animal abuse. So forgive my lack of excitement over the news that Google is buying in...

Being Happy « TimothyTiah.com: Being Happy. Pre-note: I got inspired to write this entry after a conversation I

Being Happy « TimothyTiah.com: Being Happy. Pre...

timothytiah.com 02 Oct '11, 4pm

If you think about it, “Being Happy” is what everyone on Earth lives life for. We want to be happy and we pursue what we t...