San Diego: Living in a Sustainable Paradise

Posted on Aug 27, 2013
San Diego: Living in a Sustainable Paradise

We are so lucky to live in San Diego! Aside from the beautiful beaches, parks, local mountains and particularly the people, San Diego is chock full of brilliant individuals and groups who think ahead when it comes to city and neighborhood planning. For the past four years, I have been fortunate to be a member […]

Our Biophilia Connection to Nature

Posted on Aug 20, 2013
Our Biophilia Connection to Nature

At some time in life, we all become interested in something new and different. Maybe we take up making sushi or read a book on building a treehouse and get inspired to make one. For me I am intrigued by the word biophilia. I got interested in it years ago and whenever I see an […]

IGNITE! PIA Expo, Las Vegas

Posted on Aug 13, 2013
IGNITE! PIA Expo, Las Vegas

  Is it really August already? It seems like only yesterday school was letting out and I had an entire summer to look forward to. Work goes on and this week, I am in Las Vegas for the 2013 Plantscape Industry Alliance Expo (PIA). What a great group of people. I have been fortunate enough […]

Disguised as a Volunteer

Posted on Aug 6, 2013
Disguised as a Volunteer

  There are Angels walking the trails at the Escondido Creek Conservancy. They are also happily hiking Mission Trails, Torrey Pines State Park and numerous other locales filled with regional flora and wildlife. You may not recognize them as they might be wearing a vest with pockets, a shirt with a badge or maybe just […]