I have been enjoying the lovely weather and the results of our winter rain. It is truly a wonderful blessing to have lovely green grass through what is normally our dry period. I also enjoyed a lovely visit from my sister and her daughter during the month. Amongst the endless chatter we also managed to practice some algebra. This was for my niece's benefit.
What I have been reading
Aside from a novel that I managed to read during the month I have been slowly making my way through 'Hot chocolate for the Mystical Soul' by Arielle Ford. I will continue reading it through August.
What I have been watching
I have been watching the bears at Brooks Falls. Thanks to Rhonda from Down to Earth blog for the link. If you missed it on Rhonda's blog this is the link.
I enjoyed the short video on this site filming the transformation of an derelict shed to a writers nook/den
Beyond (un)economic growth - 'How on Earth' is the title of an upcoming book from the Post Growth Institute. On their website, postgrowth.org they have a short video about the book.
Best of the web
Climate catastrophe to hit the tropics sooner - and according to this article it wont' be that far away
David Holmgren has a book release due next March. You can read about it at here.