Recipe for Hope: The Importance of Sustainability and Self Reliance

A concerned Honduran, familiar with the work of Recipe For Hope, referred to the closing of a large Honduran bank under investigation for alleged narco-trafficking in the United States and the ripple effect leading to the likely closing of several … Continue reading →

Volunteer MyBB Forum Administrator Wanted

Here’s the latest on the Take it to Zero idea from yesterday’s blog post: I see now that an online forum will naturally create self organizing teams of volunteers. People choose a topic they’re interested in and converse with others … Continue reading →

Restoring Degraded Land

Urban areas have strict building codes that often make it difficult and costly to build with natural materials. Good rural land is expensive and hard to come by. So where can you live? Pinyon-juniper scrub land is very abundant, cheap … Continue reading →

Touching the Earth Lightly

“Touching the Earth Lightly (TEL) is a call to action…that combines people, design and conservation. It expresses a relationship between humans and the earth based on custodianship, sensitivity and respect, that results in developments that have the least possible impact … Continue reading →