Our Blog | November 2009

November 20 Vow of Silence

by: Heather on 11/19/2009
Posted in: Events

Tomorrow my child will not be speaking to me.

However, far from being upset, I'm proud of him.

I'm proud because not only will he not be speaking to me, he won't be speaking to anyone. He has chosen to participate in the November 20 Vow of Silence organized by Free the Children.


The Vow of Silence campaign is held on the anniversary of the …

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Eco Divas Guerilla Gardening!

by: EJ on 11/18/2009
Posted in: Events

I love this video of the finalists in the Project Green Search model competition by Ecodivas TV. (reposted here with permission) Glamourous gals getting down and dirty in the dark!! The first person the winner of the competition thanks in her acceptance speech is Mr. Mud, for the tomato!

Project Green Search is an annual modeling competition …

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A Vaccine for Pandemic Panic

by: Heather on 11/17/2009
Posted in: Events

This week marks the beginning of the swine flue vaccine availability for the general public in our neck of the woods. Maybe you're planning on rolling up your sleeve and getting in line for the jab in the hopes of protecting yourself and loved ones from illness. Or maybe you'll be sitting this one out because either you're concerned about taking …

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Climate Change Rally Tomorrow - Victoria BC

by: EJ on 11/16/2009
Posted in: Events

Countdown to Copenhagen! Info Night and Rally - Victoria Conference Centre, 720 Douglas Street, Victoria, BC.

Come out and send a clear message to the Canadian government that YOU expect strong climate leadership for an effective international climate treaty - not more obstructions, delays, and excuses!

Presentations by Canada's foremost Climate …

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Spring Sneak Peek - Part Two

by: Heather on 11/12/2009
Posted in: New Books

As promised on Tuesday, here's a look at the rest of our upcoming Spring 2010 titles. Click on the covers of each book for more information. Enjoy!


Solar Water Heating - Revised and Expanded
A Comprehensive Guide to Solar Water and Space Heating Systems

Solar water heating is a well-established, proven technology that can save money …

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