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Archive for June 2016

How to Be Self-Reliant- It Can Save You a Lot of Money

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How to Be Self-Reliant: Here Are Some Things You Can Do to Get Started Knowing how to be self-reliant has never been more important. So far, the twenty-first century has not developed a reputation for being an era of particular plenty. Governments around the world are cutting back on social programs, businesses are cutting back…

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Grow Your Own Food in Containers (Part 2)

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Grow Your Own Food in Containers  In my last post I gave a list of bits and pieces you’ll need to grow delicious fruit, veg and herbs in containers, plus a list of seeds and plants I recommend growing. Seed packets usually have clear sowing instructions on the back, but growing food in containers is…

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Children and Permaculture

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Children and Permaculture Children are the Key to the Future Children are the future – that is for certain. It is their future that we pave the way for right now, so we are merely guardians or caretakers of this earth. But in what state will they inherit the earth? And how might permaculture help…

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How to Start a Community Garden – A Beginner’s Guide

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How to Start a Community Garden Task Force. 10 Save the Earth Cooperative guidelines that will enable you to start a garden community task force in your area.   Steps 1 -5     Join Save the Earth and we’ll set up a local Save the Earth Facebook group and invite other local members to…

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What is Natural Healing? A Beginner’s Intro to Natural Healing.

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What is Natural Healing?   Natural healing is an umbrella term encompassing all the methods, techniques and disciplines that utilise naturally derived medicines or specific physical and spiritual realignment techniques. Natural healing can include the complementary therapy or alternative medicine disciplines of Homeopathy, Naturopathy, Aromatherapy, Herbalism and Traditional Chinese Medicine, as well as Acupuncture, Chiropractic,…

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How Can Meditation Help Us Save the Earth?

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How Can Meditation Help – An Introduction to Meditation The benefits of meditation are a big subject, so in this article I’ll give you just a brief introduction. The question in this article is a question very relevant to the global aim of Saving the Earth. How Does Meditation Benefit Us? So, how does meditation…

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How to Grow Food in Containers (Part 1)

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  How to Grow Food in Containers Do you want to know how to grow food in small spaces? Growing organic food in containers is one of the most rewarding pastimes and I’ve grown my own produce for years and have had plenty of successes (and failures!) but the one thing that always inspires me…

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Why Join a Co-op ?

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Common Myths about Joining a Co-op Why Join a Co-op?  To most foodies, gardeners, people looking for a more ethical lifestyle, those looking for ways to purchase or grow fresh produce, and those who want to start making a difference to the state of the earth,  Cooperatives – including our very own People’s Co-op at…

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