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Letting It All Hang Out: The Clothesline Wars

It seems like one of the simplest of household tasks – hanging out the laundry to dry. But this simple task has received quite a bit of controversy. The politics of laundry drying is the subject of a…

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Changing the World One Room at a Time

It is a new year and change is undoubtedly occurring in our homes. Our new president said it best, "Change will not come if we wait for some other person or some other time. We are the ones we've bee…

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Knitting for the Nest: Saving the Planet One Stitch at a Time!

I have a confession to make, I am an addict--a knitting addict. Those of you who have this affliction know all too well that once bitten by the bug, you can't get enough, and you can't go back. Yarn…

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Aggressive Capitalism Has Come to an End

These are great times for optimism. You may feel insecure about the immediate economic future; the free fall on the stock exchanges may threaten your pension plans. Yet your future, our future, has ne…

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Making Good News About Organics Bad

Media constantly make decisions on which stories they tell. And they have different ways of telling these stories. As all of us know, in the end, the outcome is mostly negative. Bad news sells, they s…

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