• Transportation

    Week 36: Carpool

    When you think about the time we spend in our car, the money we spend on fuel, and the types of driving we usually do, it’s strange that we don’t consider carpooling more…

  • Food

    Week 35: Go Vegetarian

    Ok, here we go – into controversial territory! I’m going to tell you something that you probably won’t want to hear, but I urge you to hear me through to the end.  Eating…

  • Community

    Week 34: Share Your Stories

    Storytelling is one of the ways that we share our experiences. It can come in many shapes and sizes, but ultimately it can be part of the way that people change their behaviour…

  • General

    Week 33: Share Meals

    Over the last few years, I’ve developed a saying: the potluck is the best representation of a healthy community. People from all walks of life coming together, sharing with each other, connecting, and…

  • General

    Week 32: Use Rain Barrels

    When I started my journey to becoming more green, I knew that urban farming was going to be a priority for me. After planting my first garden, my partner got really excited about…

  • Community

    Week 30: Connect to your Community

    So far, most of our weekly topics have covered ways to become more personally or individually resilient. But what about community resilience? What might it look like to become more environmentally friendly as…

  • Transportation

    Week 29: Ride a Bike

    Some people are natural bike-riders. They learned when they were young children and never looked back, riding all the way through high school and/or college and into their adult lives. And there are…

  • DIY,  Food,  Mason Jars

    Week 27: Learn to Can Food

    Now that you’ve got your backyard garden planned, the next thing you’ll definitely want to take up is canning. Canning food is a great way of preserving fresh food to last year round…