Eco Living Weekly Digest #6

in ecotrain •  4 months ago 

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Eco Living Weekly celebrates our collective efforts to live more harmoniously on Mother Earth, and walks hand-in-hand each week with @ecotrain's other curation, Eco Village News. It's a "best of" from posts on the steem blockchain this past week which have used the #ecotrain tag.

What kind of content will get you curated here? Practical, thoughtful, creative and personal posts about literally Making the World a Better Place. From recycling, art, natural health and organic-permaculture to eco-travel, creating change, spirituality, art-poetry-music, natural food preparation and growing-storing-preserving your food and natural medicine. Please attribute quoted material and images which aren't your own, and be thoughtful. You need to use the #ecotrain tag to be considered for an upvote. And please make at least part of your post in the English language - we MANUALLY curate so we need to be able to understand the gist of your post.

We DON'T require you to delegate to @ecotrain, but we'd ask you to please consider it. You can take it back at any time, no questions or stress. Delegation is nothing more than a LOAN of your SP so we can give YOU juicier upvotes. It's a no brainer, really. We also don't REQUIRE you to upvote or support others (all too school-marmy for us!) but, again, we'd ask you to simply give to others what you' like to receive, which is a generous upvote and a thoughtful comment.

MUCH APPRECIATION for the wonderful posts this week.

Please: read, upvote, comment, resteem the posts we've selected for you. And start writing YOUR next @ecotrain post.

@abdulhamids

Young people learn how to plant Moringa
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Planting superfoods together as a community? @abdulhamids shows us young and old, working together, to plant the amazing superfood, drumstick tree - moringa - in rural Indonesia just outside of Bandung.

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@senorcoconut

Gluten Free Acorn Pancakes ◇ Modern Hunter-Gatherer Recipe
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Eco Living means eating what Mother Earth offers you from her bounty. For @senorcoconut, this week, it was acorns!! Follow his process from gathered, fallen acorns to yummy gluten free pancakes. This is a skill and a level of know-how many of us are going to need sooner than later.

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@olivia08

DOUBLE PURPOSE HERBAL AND BEAUTIFICATION
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Think you don't have space to grow a garden and help green the world? Check out what @olivia08 is doing in Saudi Arabia in the midst of seriously hot urban concrete with some space her boss has allowed her to use since 2009.

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@eco-alex

Is convenience really convenient?
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Convenience seems to be the divergent point between eco-living and rampant, destructive capitalism. @eco-alex asks some great questions about convenience and happiness, and challenges us to consider the price of convenience.

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@thebigsweed

In Search of More Sugar Maple Trees
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Freshly tapped organic maple syrup? Oh yeah!! @thebigsweed adn @farm-mom have been out in the woods showing us how to collect fresh syrup from the sugar maples. Wow! This is an eco-living definitely worth having! Yum!

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@thegreens

The Impact of our Work | Seven years after we planted trees and flowers in C.B.C Menda Baptist Primary School
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So much focus on PLANTING trees, does anyone even go back and see if any of them survived? @thegreens did! And it's looking great! 7 years after they planted trees and shrubs at CBC Menda Primary School in Bamenda, Cameroon, West Africa, they went back for a look-see. Check it out!

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@imransoudagar

Are Our Rivers Drying Up?
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Cape Town, India, Thailand.... many places on Earth are facing dwindling river systems and water issues. @imransoudagar draws our attention to the incredibly valuable resource of fresh water.

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@sallybeth23

The Wold Spider
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Respecting and appreciating the Beings we share this Earthschool with is a huge part of balanced eco-living. @sallybeth23 gets us up close and personal with teh fascinating wolf spider.

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This week @ecotrain's Question of the Week is digging deep!! What Are Your Priorities In Life, And Why?

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ANYone can contribute!! You have until Saturday December 7th. Don't forget to link the url of your entry post in the comments of the QOTW Launch Post ^^ and to use the #ecotrain tag.

Did you See This Week's Eco Village News?

Lots happening in terms of steem communities and ecoVilllage - catch up on this last week in our latest issue of the Eco Village News #12

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Want To Invest In & Support EcoVillage & Eco Living? Check this out!

What Is EcoVillage Coin? What Makes It Different? The Investment Model. Is Now The Best Time To Buy?
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We hope you have enjoyed these eco-living posts - please LAVISH them with upvotes, reblogs, comments and engagement.

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Sincere apologies for the typos everyone! Urgh. Putting my curating hat firmly back on after a down week overfull with biz priorities and APPRECIATING the ideas, efforts and passion out there! Nice job.


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uve been working HARD! xxx

With some incredible support and care and expertise hovering. x Gratitude.

Thanks to everyone involved with @ecotrain for including my post in this weekly digest.

such a wonderful curation, these posts are so informative and thought provoking, whilst promoting earthcare. Good job everyone xx