Saturday, March 6, 2010

A thousand fibres connect us

-- Quote of the Day --

"We cannot live only for ourselves.
A thousand fibers connect us with our fellow men."

~ Herman Melville

-- Interview --

Drop by for the Affordable Landscape Makeover interview with hosts Douglas & Annette Johnson, while they ask Lillian Brummet how to build healthy soil, get seeds and plants, water and maintain a garden on a strict budget and very little time. Find resources & more gardening info on our site:

-- Conscious Living Events --

March 8-9: Gatineau, QC. – Canadian Center for Occupational Health and Safety Forum – Leading Workplace Change @ Hilton Lac-Leamy

March 7-13: E-book week is just around the corner @

-- Even A Font Can Make A Difference! --


Nis Co., a Japanese firm which develops character fonts for PCs, started selling its Ecofont series in August 2008. The Ecofont, named for ecology and economy, has been a major hit as its outline characters require less ink, leading to a reduction of carbon dioxide emissions. The company's in-house research shows that Ecofont can reduce toner or ink by 25 percent in terms of printing area.

Find Dave & Lillian Brummet, excerpts from their books, information about their radio shows & free resources & articles at


  1. I’m really enjoying the theme/design of your website. Do you ever run into any web browser compatibility issues? A number of my blog visitors have complained about my blog not working properly in Explorer but looks great in Firefox. Do you have any advice to help fix this p

    1. Thank you for your kind comment, we do appreciate that. Re: your question... I asked Dave (hubby and graphic/web guy) about this issue and he says that this is very common. Explorer is kind of like a dinosaur and he's not sure what a person can do to change the effect that program has for the view. However, we'll investigate this issue with our contacts and see if we can come up with a solution. If we find out something, I'll post it here for you.
      in appreciation,
      Lillian -


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