Active Discard

Friday is housekeeping day in the Johnson household. The day is usually marked by hidden treasures emerging from my kids pockets. This is how I…
August 31, 2011

Our white walls explained

Picture used for illustrative purposes only  Comments, such as the following, keep recurring: "I certainly would not want my children, when asked what their…
May 25, 2011

Presenting my son: Max

This last month, we've been pounded with interviews. But one has a special place in my heart: a KPFA radio show that included my eldest,…
February 24, 2011

Meal Planning

Much of regular household trash is made up of convenience (fast food) packaging, making Zero Waste an unthinkable goal for many. But slow food is…
February 2, 2011