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Thank you :-)
Tell a story of one of your favorite Vermont local food experiences.
Getting to control how your own land is treated was something I longed for all my life. Just a few... Read more
Enrich your team with the gift of your kindness, wisdom or gratitude.
"If we have not peace in our daily communion how can we have peace in the world at large? And if... Read more
Personal Transportation Power-Up! Shine your shoes, buff your bike, or bling your bus pass. Hint: Don't wax your car.
Ways that I get around without a car - I don't ;) Public transportation is not an option where I... Read more
Uncover your barriers for Hybrid Transportation. Hint: They're probably not concrete blocks.
My most challenging transportation problem is mud season combined with motion sickness. The... Read more
Discover your opportunities for Hybrid Transportation. Hint: We don't mean get a Prius.
I've only driven a vehicle a few times in the last five months due to snow and mud. I've been able... Read more
Give a boost to local efforts helping make VT transportation healthier, more convenient, and less expensive!
I had a pretty bad accident on my bike, and mud season is nasty here, so that is not an option. I... Read more
Getting around should be Easy, Affordable, and Healthy - for everyone. Share a creative expression of what you value about these mobility rights!
I so want to be able to be positive about transportation. But, my life has been very limited and... Read more
Energy treasure everywhere! Go on a hunt with a friend to find their home's energy treasures!
As a member of Onion River Exchange time bank, I got to invite a member who works at Efficiency... Read more
Have a local meal with friends. Play by the rules!
It is such a joy to have meals made of local ingredients. Some of the joys of shopping at the... Read more
Go on a Home Energy Treasure Hunt and see how many nuggets of savings you can find and claim!
Doing the energy savvy survey was actually somewhat fun! Thank you Vermontivate for calling my... Read more
Do some creative accounting with your household energy usage!
If local organic apples cost $2.50 a pound, then we spend an average of 57.2 pounds of apples a... Read more
Quick! Save as much energy as you can in one day. Try a 24-hour Energy Save-A-Thon.
*tip for participants* - Kill A Watt can measure how much electricity an item uses. Useful book ... Read more
When it comes down to Food, modify your Mondays!
Food cravings are often a sign of dehydration and/or nutrient deficiency. I know my body is... Read more
Eat real food. Not too much. Mostly plants.
If not for finding out I have an intolerance to cane sugar, cow milk dairy, eggs, etc, I would... Read more
Grow a friend (food plant) as a gift for another friend (human person).
Does it count that I did this last growing season? I did all the steps listed above and gave my... Read more
Open up about your food "guilty pleasure." But don't feel guilty! It's ok. No one's perfect!
I am a major cookie monster - very hard to find and make safe cookies with gluten, cow dairy, cane... Read more
Use your everyday superhero power to generate a little hope for someone on your team.
If Paul G. joins the Onion River Exchange team, I will bake some cookies with him. This would give... Read more
Share something which gives you hope.
Hearing stories of people living sustainably - offering help to neighbors, sharing rides, rain... Read more
Saturday 3/28 8:30pm to 9:30pm
It's very cool to see people around the world making a statement and reducing their energy use. Every day is Earth Hour in my life - I only turn on lights when actually needed and turn off those I find unnecessarily on.
Saturday 3/28 9:00am to Sunday 3/29 5:00pm
It was so fun to get to be in a sap sauna again (I love that smell!) and to see all the old taps and tins on the wall of Bragg's :-)
Vermont Maple Open House Weekend 2015
Arbor Day 2015
Friday 4/24 8:00am to 11:00pm, Everywhere!