Archives for May 2016

Mother Earth News Fair!

[ June 4, 2016; 9:00 am to 7:00 pm. June 5, 2016; 8:00 am to 5:00 pm. ] Do you have an interest in Back to the Land, DIY, Self Reliance,  Backyard Homesteading?

You need to be at the  Mother Earth News Fair!

150 + Hands-On Workshops

Organic Gardening
Food Preparation & Preservation
Natural Health
Renewable Energy
Small-Scale Livestock
Green Building
Green Transportation
and More Related Topics

Local and national experts will lead the sessions.

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Crafty Wonderland’s Spring Art + Craft Market

[ June 4, 2016; 11:00 am to 6:00 pm. ]

Mark your calendar for Crafty Wonderland’s  Spring Art + Craft Market on June 4th!
You won’t want to miss Crafty Wonderland’s  Spring Art + Craft Market on Saturday, June 4th at the Oregon Convention Hall D! This year is their  10th anniversary of putting on craft markets!! Visit over 225 booths of amazing handmade goods and … Read More.

StreamTeam is Recruiting AmeriCorps members!

Want to set yourself apart in the environmental field?  Join StreamTeam as an AmeriCorps member!
StreamTeam in Vancouver, WA is recruiting six AmeriCorps members who will assist with restoration activities such as native tree plantings, invasive plant surveys/removal, and maintenance of our native plant nursery; educational activities such as student tours and presentations; and planning and … Read More.

5 Unique Ways to Go Paperless

Want to go paperless, get rid of unwanted color and reduce your office expenses once and for all? Make the paperless office a reality by relying on technology instead. The first step in a paperless utopia is to make sure you backup your digital data for easy access, restoration and the ability to print off … Read More.

Solar Synergy 2.0

We at the Green Living Journal believe that the solar photovoltaic (PV) system, combined with in-home battery storage, is the only sensible, sustainable tool that individuals can use to reduce their impact on the environment, protect themselves from rising electric rates, and provide energy security in the event of disasters (natural or otherwise). In other … Read More.

5 Best Gadgets for Monitoring Your Energy Use

Bill Gates is investing $2 billion in renewable technology over the next five years, according to an interview with The Financial Times. “Cleantech” companies and startups are on the rise with investors looking for the next big thing in green technology. But you don’t need to wait for the technology sector to catch up and … Read More.