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Why I Chose the Self-Sufficient Life

It’s almost become cliché now, the city dweller who packed it up and moved to the country to become a homesteader. So you’ve probably heard this story before. But maybe these stories inspire you, and that inspiration is needed, because it’s not as if society is going to celebrate you cutting yourself off or severely […]

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(video) The Story Of Stuff

Marjory’s note:  This YouTube video went viral and for good reason.  From its extraction through sale, use and disposal, all the stuff in our lives affects communities at home and abroad, yet most of this is hidden from view. The Story of Stuff is a 20-minute, fast-paced, fact-filled look at the underside of our production […]

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The Ethics of Sharing

This is an entry in the 2014 Aug./Sept. writing contest with a combined prize value of over $1066.   Be sure to rate this article – your vote is important!  Life’s defining moments are usually short. Mine have been anyway.  I was about 12, dropped off by my parents to visit my Grandmother Lillian. There was a […]

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