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Sustainable New Year’s Resolutions

New Year’s is not a blow-the-doors-off party for us.  We take time with the family and enjoy a quiet evening together and a bonfire (weather permitting of course).  After all the busy rushing around, generic viagra there it is our time to reflect on the past year and ponder how we want to approach the fresh start that the New Year offers.

Beyond the traditional diet promises that we all make only to abandon them 2-weeks later, generic cialis we look for one little thing we can do for the planet.  Your resolution choice is completely up to you, unhealthy but to make things easy we have listed some of our favorite, simple things you could commit to.  After all, no point in starting really big and feeling like you have a mountain to climb.

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Sustainable Living with Kate Ruffing on Momster Blog

In case you haven’t caught the buzz, cialis sale rx I have expanded beyond sharing what we do and have learned about Sustainable Living beyond this blog site.  I am now contributing as a blogger on Family Circle’s blog site – Momster.

It is a great opportunity to share with others and hopefully learn what they are doing as well to live a life with less impact.  If you haven’t caught the articles, here is a summary of all the published posts and links.  Please share with your friends and family and be part of the solution to live better.

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Waking up (early) to Sustainability

This article posted first on Family Circle.

Enjoy reading all about our adventures with our rooster and how we got started exploring the wild world of  sustainable living.

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Welcome to Camp 4 – An Introduction

    

Camp 4 started when my husband and I moved to Bainbridge Island (near Seattle) and bought a home that came complete with a flock of 9 chickens.  As someone who had studied Animal Science and came from a farming family, cialis troche this did not seem all that revolutionary but it was in fact, cialis sales sale evolutionary.  Evolutionary in the fact that it started to transform our way of thinking about how we were living and the affect that had on the island, the region and the planet.

So what started as an exercise in keeping a few chickens quickly became an exploration and experimentation into what else we could do to live a more sustainable lifestyle.  And as we were “doing” others started asking “how” and we made the decision to take what we have learned (and are learning) to anyone that was interested.

Camp 4 is now a living lab for sustainable living practices.  We are willing to give anything a try and adopt those changes that work with our lifestyle choices.  Continue reading