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Open Letter to Barack Obama

by: Heather on 08/12/2009
Posted in: Guest Posts

As the US healthcare debate heats up, Chip Haynes, author of Wearing Smaller Shoes and The Practical Cyclist, wades into the arena with this open letter to President Obama. His suggestion, while controversial, would save many lives. Thanks for sharing your letter Chip!

August 8, 2009

President Barack Obama
1600 Pennsylvania Avenue
Washington, D.C. …

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Seven Wonders of the 21st Century

by: Heather on 08/11/2009
Posted in: Guest Posts

This message of hope just in from Guy Dauncey, editor of The101SolutionsSeries. (This entry originally appeared in the July issue of Common Ground and is reprinted with the author's permission.) Thanks Guy!

Seven Wonders of the 21st Century

THE NEW CENTURY is only nine years old and already our prospects for the future have become a full-blown …

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Cash for Clunkers - how much will they give me for a new bike?

by: EJ on 08/07/2009

I am sure by now most of you have heard of the Car Allowance Rebate System, or 'Cash for Clunkers'. The program offers $3,500 to $4,500 in rebates to automobile owners who trade in an old car for a new one with higher fuel economy. The program was so popular that the initial $1 billion was used up in the first week. In response, President Obama …

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Meet the Greenists

by: EJ on 08/06/2009
Posted in: New Books

Allie's Answers has been around since 2007, when Allie Larkin's website provided simple green answers to everyday life. Now she has invited some of her favorite bloggers to join her as The Greenists. The website has several pages to help you make your life greener and easier including: going green, beauty, food, home care and pets.

The bloggers all …

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Too Hot - Need Some Rain...

by: Heather on 07/29/2009

Too hot to think, too hot to breathe, too hot to blog.

So in lieu of scintillating reading, I bring you the rain that my garden so desperately needs (and thanks to Sandy H. - from whose Facebook page I scooped the link)!

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