How To Start A Compost Bin In The City (With Little Money)

Today thousands of bloggers are writing posts on their sites trying to raise awareness on environmental issues. More and more people everyday are growing in their concern for our daily impact on the environment. I’ve written a lot about this, and will continue to do so, not because I am some specialist or know much about the issues but because it is something that is close to my heart and I want to learn more. I want to leave a beautiful world for our children. There are all kinds of things we can do to help take care of the planet, from walking and riding bikes instead of driving, to being more aware of (and cutting down on) the plastic packages the stuff we purchase comes in. But one really fun thing you can do is start a garden and a compost. Whether you live in rural America or a 1-bedroom apartment in a huge city like LA (that’s us) there’s almost always a little space for a garden and compost bin.

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Bloggers Join Blog Action Day Oct. 15

Some of you may be interested in joining in the event planned for this Monday. is calling for all bloggers to discuss one issue, the environment. They’ve are already close to 14,000 blogs who have signed up to write something. I’ve got a couple ideas up my sleeves, but not sure which one I am going to use yet (I don’t want it to be a repeat for those of you whole already know how I feel about the issue). If you’re interested in checking out more about the what the Blog Action Day site has put together, check out their great list of compiled websites and other resources on their resource page. And here is a short intro video they’ve put together for YouTube.
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Dress Down Friday | WordPress Themes, Wes Anderson, Google Mashups

Dress Down Friday Friends

Every week I post a random assortment of links, videos, pictures just for fun. In this week’s edition of “Dress Down Friday” I have found some fun stuff this week ranging from LA Metro/Google Map Mashups and new solar powered messenger bags!

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