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Pastor Jim Wallis has been arrested for protesting the Keystone XL pipeline, builds bridges between polarized politicians, and pushes Christians to worry less about gay marriage and more about... read more
Securities of fossil fuels firms, as an economic sector, may soon be on the decline. Predictions as to when oil, gas and coal will become a smaller part of the investment society makes into its total... read more
2013, 2014 Green Road Sign Over Dramatic Clouds and Sky.
It's now how are you doing with those New Year's resolutions you made at the turn of the year?  Have you stuck to all of them? None of them? Didn't make any? I'm sat... read more
Healthy Weight Loss
Over the last 18 months I have lost 17 kilos (37.5 pounds) and I have to say it feels really good. I am now back to the size I was when I was married over a decade ago and I am down to wearing a... read more
I love the holidays: the lights, smells, food & drink, friends & family - what's not to cheer? So this blog zooms in on the very things that make the holidays great. Here are the Top Ten... read more
At this time of the year, men lavish gifts on those they love, yet many are anticipating this holiday season with regret. That’s because, in the minds of many men, providing for loved ones means... read more
When the holidays roll around again there are a surprising number of my friends who don’t have familial duties to attend to.  The reasons? They don’t live in the same country as their family... read more
Young woman in warm clothing stretching her arms on the beach
[This post was featured last year before Thanksgiving, but since it has so much valuable information about how to stay healthy we thought we'd post it again!] In just a few days, Thanksgiving... read more
Due to my background in real estate, I have on occasion had the sad task of being the first to enter a house which has been forced into a mortgagee sale (or “foreclosure” in the U.S.). It is an... read more