Eleven Reasons To Love Antique and Vintage Jewelry

Vintage jewelry is a great holiday gift, helps the environment, adds sparkle to your life, and helps to save the world.

TWL: Vinegar | PeaceCouple

We clean with vinegar. All the time.

Vintage Jewelry = Eco-Friendly + Fashion-Forward

Are you thinking about Valentine’s Day gifts? Or, about sparkling up your own winter wardrobe? If so, please stop by our shop, Wilderside Jewelry, on Etsy. Why did The Wilders open a vintage jewelry shop? We love the environment. And, choosing vintage or antique jewelry to wear and/or gift, is a way to be gentle […]

A Harvest Homecoming Fundraiser 10/6/13

Homecoming Farm will hold its annual fundraiser, A Harvest Homecoming, on October 6, 2013 in the Helen Butler Hall from 1:30 PM – 6:00 PM.

Long Beach, NY: Ban Fracking/Halt Port Ambrose LNG Port Rally 10/19/13

Attend the upcoming Global Frackdown in Long Beach!  Global Frackdown 2–There is an important rally scheduled for Saturday, October 19, 2013 at 1:00 PM on the Long Beach boardwalk. Many groups and individuals concerned about our threatened environment are coming together to urge a ban on fracking and a halt to the misguided plan to build a LNG facility […]

Review: “Share or Die!”, Millennials’ Response to Scarcity

In “Share or Die: Voices of the Get Lost Generation in the Age of Crisis” the Millennials’ respond to scarcity by sharing using a mixture of high-tech and high-touch

CSA’s on Long Island: Photos from a NOFA event

Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) is a way to belong to a farm or garden, while supporting the farmer, and celebrating the act of “eating local”. Many CSA’s are organic. Ian and I visited the NOFA (Northeast Organic Farming Association) fair on March 2nd. It was a chance for people to learn about CSA’s, and possibly […]

Joye Brown: Reviving LILCO Will Cost More

Newsday’s Joye Brown rightfully argues against the re-privatization of LIPA.

Happy Thanksgiving! Vegetarian Inspirations!

Happy Thanksgiving! Over at our Peace Couple website, we focus on kind shopping and sustainability, so we have some vegetarian posts and links there. For Thanksgiving, we wanted to share a few turkey alternatives here, too. Just stumbled upon this interesting site from England with a lot of vegetarian recipes. Thought I would share it […]

Video of Long Island Noreaster: November 7, 2012

Long Island is still recuperating from the Frankenstorm, Hurricane Sandy. Today and tonight we are experiencing a nor’easter snowstorm — this early in November, and the day after election day! This is a little surreal. And Climate Change is a little too real. Archival Video: Crazy weather-extremes stories from days gone by are included in […]

Remembering Ward Morehouse 1929-2012

Ward Morehouse is a pacifist hero that I was lucky enough to have worked with.

Tell Gov. Cuomo: LIPA needs Elections, not more Privatization

Governor Andrew Cuomo is finishing the job of destroying Long Island’s power grid and finances under LIPA

Books for Earth Day (From an environmentally-conscious bookstore!)

Our friends over at Chelsea Green sis having an Earth Day Sale with Selected Titles 25% Off. Below are some of the books that looked especially tasty!

Prez cand Stein (G): Jobs Numbers won’t return “Stolen Decades”

Attempts to spin the economic news to favor the Obama administration should not be allowed to mask the reality of the ongoing economic crisis experienced by working people.

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