Recycling Wood Waste: Fuel for our Little Cod

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We try to implement as many [Read More…]

So Much Stuff : Reflections on Making Room

In my first attempt at creating a video, I reflect on material possessions, purging, and making room for other “things” in our lives. One step of many on our path to simplicity….

Purging Possessions, Making Room from 2cycle 2gether on Vimeo.

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Wood Heat & Hot Water: The story behind our Little Cod

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I have a neat story to tell about the tiny wood stove we purchased [Read More…]

Nature's Head Composting Toilet

Nature's Head Composting Toilet, open2

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I recently tracked down a brand new, never installed, Nature’s [Read More…]

Latest Finds

Tiny Fridge

Kai and his papa, Hans, are busy working on the house this weekend and I’m finishing up on my TESOL capstone requirement and preparing for our yard sale planned for next weekend, but I thought I would quickly share some of our most recent great finds. We’ll give more details in future posts, but here’s a quick run down:

Cycling Stuff

Kai’s Power Grips (from eBay [Read More…]

Talking Trash Part 3 :: Our Daily Practices

Small Trash Bin

In February, Kai and I volunteered to participate in a study of local household waste. The study, prompted by a co-worker’s desire to learn more about the local waste cycle and composting, and sponsored by the Chittenden Solid Waste District, required us to take a hard look at our consumption and trash. Throughout the month, we measured what we threw into [Read More…]