Feature: The Mudgirls Natural Building Collective

Who are the Mudgirls? Founded 10 years ago, they are an amazing network of women builders on the west coast of BC, Canada. Specializing in using local, natural and recycled materials, they can be hired to build with you (with a strong focus on education) or for you, organizing a work party. They are experienced … Continue reading

Think BIG! How GSI can manage big stormwater flows from Big Roofs by GrIP

Thursday, Oct. 18th from 2pm – 4pm we heard from RainWise program manager Tom Gannon about how GSI can manage big stormwater flows from “Big Roofs.” To be considered a “Big Roof,” the roof must exceed 2,000 sq ft. There was a wonderful turnout of community leaders and members interested in how we can work … Continue reading

The word of the day is… community!🙌

Grow your heart as well as your garden when you have a strong community focus. It has come to the attention of scientists, social psychologists, anthropologists, and many others all over the world just how much our positive interactions with others around us and our involvement with our social environment can affect our health and … Continue reading