June 28, 2011

Do you know you can shop for everyday items and be a humanitarian at the same time?  Blake Mycoskie, founder of TOMS shoes, realized that “with so many different needs around the world, he felt TOMS had an obligation to try to improve as many lives as possible.” That i...

June 27, 2011

I remember that our food is a sacred resource, and rejoice in knowing that there are creative methods for saving food from waste. Thanks to the work of three artists in Silver Lake (Los Angeles), minds are seeing that the abundant fruit of some can become enjoyment for...

June 14, 2011

Founder of the Pink Army Cooperative, Andrew Hessel, imagined the day when pharmaceutical companies would create medications to address each person individually; unlike the current practice of “1 drug for 1 million people”.  Thanks to Andrew, that reality is now. The c...

June 13, 2011

Have we lost faith in our flowering plants?  In the discovered texts of ancient cultures from China, Mesopotamia, Egypt, and India, there are illustrations and descriptions of many medicinal properties contained in oils and herbs.  If you lived during the Middle Ages,...

June 8, 2011

When fashion trends and dwindling wardrobe space threaten the sentimental value of your beloved threads, take a tip from textile visionary Louise Silk- craft yourself a quilt!

Welcome to the 21st century where quilting is not just a “cool” thing to do, but a spiritual...

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