In Praise of Open Windows →
Another post from the NPR Speaking of Faith blog. This one about cutting the air conditioning and opening the windows. Last spring, the Obamas planted a White House vegetable garden. This year, why not follow up by cutting the air conditioning and opening the windows? They might also set a temperature range for the White House within which neither artificial heating nor cooling is used —...
Learning from Your Garden — and Sharing →
This is a post on NPR’s “Speaking of Faith” blog about the wisdoms gleaned from tending to gardens and “growing things from the soil”…. “Spring has returned. The earth is like a child that knows poems.” —Rainer Maria Rilke