Monthly Archives: January 2014

the Backyard Project – low carbon adventures

In a world where a big part of living the ‘dream’ is to have the ability to travel wherever you want wherever you want, a decision to stay at home and enjoy your own back yard becomes a radical action. … Continue reading

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‘Worn Wear’. Don’t buy new stuff – love the stuff you already have

This 27 minute film comes from Patagonia. Worn Wear is an exploration of quality – in the things we own and the lives we live. This short film takes you to an off-the-grid surf camp in Baja, Mexico; a family’s maple … Continue reading

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The Equipment Library

This is a great idea: an outdoor gear hire service primarily aimed at parents of school children, but also hiring to adults and families. For people who don’t do lots of overnight walking, it can save on purchases, and also … Continue reading

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