Growing food and family values

There’s something about understanding just how hard you have to work for a 10-pound bag of potatoes that’s really valuable, and not just in terms of money.

Work in progress

Carol Wallace merges parenting, painting, and geology — with beautiful results

Stitching together community

The women behind Nelson Stitch Lab understand that what they’re ultimately creating is a stronger and more sustainable community.

Parents with Purpose: Green Roof Visionary Liat Margolis

For Liat Margolis, a conference session introduced her to the practice of using plants for clearing toxins from soil and waterways, and it changed her life. Already working in industrial design for NYC’s Material ConeXion, Margolis helped companies find use for newly developed materials, but this new knowledge set her on path to a degree…