Recycled – Reclaimed – Repurposed

Forty two years ago today, a small group of forward thinking people organized a movement hoping to educate citizens about environmental dangers – water and air pollution, toxic waste and the loss of forests and natural habitats. Back then it wasn’t easy to convince people that one simple lifestyle change could help save the planet; over the years … [Read more...]

Earth Day – Is it Green?

History may record that blacksmith’s were the first environmentalists. Using nothing more than scrap iron, brute force and fire these craftsmen hand forged the necessities of life centuries ago. Bench made, hammered horse shoes, wagon wheels and oxen yokes required only human energy long before anyone wondered about the sustainability of the planet … [Read more...]