7 steps to the simple life
here's a page of Web resources for simple living
on the 'my footprint' site to measure your own
ecological footprint online
|Carbon Balancing with the aid
of the World Land Trust
|Offset your carbon
emissions and contribute to global conservation with the World Land
This is a conservation charity that has helped purchase and protect over 300,000 acres of rainforest and other threatened wildlife habitats worldwide.
£25 Protects One Acre of rainforest or steppe in a REAL Place, FOREVER.
Back your Time
BACK YOUR TIME is a major
U.S./Canadian initiative to challenge
the epidemic of overwork, over-scheduling and time famine that now
threatens our health, our families and relationships, our communities
and our environment.
|How to green just about anything in your life.
of the most famous names in simple,
organic living and alternative
building techniques are Helen and Scott Nearing. Helen, who survived
her husband by twelve years, died in 1995 at the age of 91. (He had
lived to be 100). Forest Farm, their last homestead on Penobscot Bay in
Harborside, Maine, USA, is open for visitors throughout the year.
Tour the Nearings' organic gardens and their last hand-built stone home. Admission is free.
& Judy Woods
you have read The Lilypad List, you
will have heard of Clay and Judy Woods and probably given yourself
their "Woods Test" (page 103)
Now here's the URL of their website. You will find heaps more good stuff there
|A website all about living lightly on the Earth - with lots of good links and resources|
you decided, from the checklist on
page 128 of The Lilypad
that you, too, are among the many millions of people whom Paul Ray and
Sherry Anderson would call a "Cultural Creative", here's their website,
which is all about people like you.
network of people who celebrate the human spirit in the context of our
place in the natural world and Earth's own evolutionary journey.
(as discussed on page 115 of The Lilypad List)
You will find this website, with its amazing journey all the wayfrom the outer edges of the Milky Way right down to the sub-atomic particles in a leaf at: http://micro.magnet.fsu.edu/primer/java/scienceopticsu/powersof10/
Green Providers Directory
|Website of sustainable living coach, Sally
send you a FREE report: 'Decluttering Paperwork the Sustainable Way"
when you sign up for her monthly newsletter, which is free and contains
articles on downshifting, home-based work and education, and
|Bruce Elkin: Life
Coaching for Simplicity,
Success, and Sustainability.
20 years experience. International clientele. Author of 'Simplicity and Success', 'Emotional Mastery', and 'Barriers to Real Success'.
Free info package and 45-minute consultation. Skype me!
Marigold Lane is about environmentally friendly choices--natural and organic instead of synthetic or petroleum based ingredients--for you and your family, including clothing, personal care items, cleaning products, gardening, home décor, food and beverages, and recreation and leisure.
|The National Geographic Green
|Your source for green living tips, product reviews and environmental health updates and advice.|
The Green Guide (UK)
|With more than 12,500 listings in its database, the Green Guide is the most comprehensive source of green, natural and ethical businesses and organisations in the UK. It is the directory for planet-friendly living.|
Ecology Begins at Home
Ecology Begins at Home
|Download this free e-book by Archie Duncanson on all aspects of living simply and in harmony with the environment. Full of useful, practical tips. A wonderful resource from a generous writer.|
|A way of helping ordinary people in other countries to get out of poverty through micro-loans. Well worth supporting.|
|'The Story of Stuff'
A twenty-minute, fast-paced, informative video about our consumer society.
What a cool, green idea!
|Do you (or does your company) need to ship something somewhere? Shiply helps you find a space on a lorry or van that is already going there. Match yourself up with UK couriers & delivery companies already making trips around the UK and the rest of Europe|
|...and here is another, similar resource for combining couriers' loads and saving money for the customer in the process:|
|Be Green Minded|
|Learn how to lower your carbon footprint|
|If you come across
devoted to simple, green living, be sure and let me know.
And if you'd like to put up a link toThe Lilypad List on your own website, please go right ahead. I would be delighted.
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