Selecting A TV Shop In Bolton

When it comes to shopping for a television, you might be surprised to know that there are a fantastic range of electrical and TV shops in Bolton. Along with every city and town Bolton has the usual Currys and Comet TV shops, but what makes the town unique is the amount of good quality independent shops they have like Sound and Vision in Farnworth....more

Gap goes green

Shopping at the GAP means going for the green...more

For the Love of Compost- A Tale of Roses and Horse Manure

From botrytis blight to thrips roses get a bum rap and rightly so. They’re susceptible to all sorts of gnarly fungal diseases and house unwelcome guests. Currently, my sole Chris Evert rose bush suffers from rust. If I’m lucky I get a few blooms and efflorescence is always staggered. Hmpf. ...more

Sprouts. Fast Food Vegetables.

“From seed to salad in only one week,” says Good Sprout News about vegetable sprouts.  Sprouts are nature’s fast food!  And, “they can be locally grown and available in all four seasons.” ...more

Severe Weather At-Home Survival Tips

by Kris Kosach A View of the Authors Neighbo...more

Weight For Weight

I recently went to Tuscon to visit a relative - Mom's side, since Mom and Dad were divorced and remarried( I know, someday I will get over this!...more

It's Snowing Styrofoam!

The large box looked too heavy for my 115 pound frame to carry.  “Jennifer Schwab, Sierra Club Green Home” on the label, yep, it was for me, but I hadn’t ordered anything large lik...more

E-books under pressure

 The more books an author sells, the happier a publisher will be. Think of J. K. Rowlings’ Harry Potter or Stephenie Meyer’s Twilight; a series of books enhanced by movies with a cultish following. These authors are super-sellers. A publishers dream. ...more

Monday Dose of Market: Vendors at the Denver Indoor Farmers Market

Last week, I was so taken in with the baby chicks for sale at Denver Urban Homesteading’s Indoor Farmers’ Market, that I didn’t post pictures of other vendors from the market.  There is a surprising amount of variety for February!  While fresh veggies are in short supply, vendors like Ginger’s Gourmet had the good sense to put up concoctions like zucchini relish last summer....more