What You Should Look for in a Home Builder

02. June 2015 Home 0
What You Should Look for in a Home Builder
There are lots of home builders everywhere with each promising to be better than the others. However, when it comes down to it, it is not always a matter of how good they are compared to the rest, but more of how they handle their clients, the overall satisfaction of their clients, and how good ...

Basement Development – The Perfect Home Improvement

24. January 2015 Home 0
If you are looking for a home development project, have the necessary budget, and have an undeveloped basement area, then basement development may just be the perfect home improvement project for you.  Oftentimes, an undeveloped basement area is just a waste of space when in fact you can have it developed into something more useful.  ...

Grow Food With Shelfponics

15. January 2015 Grow Food 0
Shelfponics is a combination of vertical farming and hydroponics. The idea comes from the GardenPool project in Arizona, but Shelfponics does not need a warm climate. Trays and racks could be set-up anywhere inside where sunlight reaches. Source: GardenPool Blog So I was looking at an unused corner of the Garden Pool when I had ...

West Island To Get Dedicated Rail Line

13. January 2015 Bee Workshop 0
Perhaps with this new rail service, the West Island will be more like Philadelphia and less like Los Angeles. Source: The Suburban Quebec Transport Minister Sam Hamad announced help is on the way for Montreal’s beleaguered West Island commuters…the Cherest government supports the plan to build a dedicated track line for the West Island’s commuter ...

Bee Workshop @ Coop Maison Vert

12. January 2015 Bee Workshop 0
Bees are our collective “canary in the coalmine”. When they start to falter and die off, the global food system is under threat. Now and then, it’s in the news : chemicals, varroa, other diseases until recently unknown (as well as the sometimes violent methods of industrial beekeeping) are threatening the bees’ very survival. But ...

Green Growth Or No Growth

11. January 2015 Green Growth 0
We face serious environmental and economic challenges. People are looking for answers in a green economic future. Can the Earth support an ever-growing economy? Can we shift to ‘green growth’ for a healthier environment and economy? What would it look like? Four of the world’s top economic experts debate one of the critical questions of ...

Bread Making Workshop

10. January 2015 Grow Food 0
Do you like bread? Do you like eating bread? Do you like making bread? Would you like to learn how to make very easily your own delicious, healthy and inexpensive bread? If you answered yes to at least two of the above questions then do we have the workshop for you! The Montreal Permaculture Guild is ...

Egypt Was Unsustainable And Is Now Collapsing

09. January 2015 Egypt 0
The revolution in Egypt will probably repeat itself in a half dozen other countries in the near future. And while the usual suspects will be blamed (ruthless leaders, corrupt politicians, social media, people’s desire for freedom), the true cause of these revolts will be due to an unsustainable economy based on excessive debt that produced ...

Living Without Money For 13 Years

08. January 2015 Money 0
A profound and inspiring article…I’m sure the federal reserve banking system, which lends us our own money and charges us interest for the privilege, would NOT agree! Source: Times Online Heidemarie Schwermer, a middle-aged secondary school teacher just emerging from a difficult marriage, moved with her two children from the village of Lueneburg to the ...