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Keep In Touch With Us by Craig and Layla B. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living Hey everyone! Just checking in on our readers, no we have not disappeared. In fact, we have continued blogging on a weekly basis at our website www.atlasbear.com (whi ... Read on »
A great website: Explore.org by Craig and Layla B. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living We wanted to tell our readers about a great site that has launched recently called Explore.org. This website is the online portal for Explore, which is a multimedia organi ... Read on »
A Great Facebook Application by Craig and Layla B. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living Recently Layla and I were made aware of a new campaign being done by Naked Juice and Facebook. The campaign has created a Facebook application that helps the launch of Nak ... Read on »
It's Time For A Green Book Review: Last Chance By Larry J. Schweiger by Craig and Layla B. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living First, Layla and I would both like to say that we were honored to be asked to take part in the "One Day, 100 Bloggers, 100 Green Books, 100 Reviews" campaign. Created by Eco- ... Read on »
A great new blog by Craig and Layla B. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living Recently, Layla and I came across another blog that is blogging about their own green journey, so we thought we would give them a shout out from our own blog. Shelagh ... Read on »
Garden Update and Rotary by Craig and Layla B. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living It has been awhile since we posted, mainly due to being busy and because we are focusing primarily on posting on our Atlas Bear site (which we have also been away from do to b ... Read on »
Picking Peas by Craig and Layla B. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living The time has come for us to begin harvesting the peas in the garden. So, this morning we went out and began to pick the peas that are ready. We were able to fill up two big ... Read on »
A very green way to mow the lawn by Craig and Layla B. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living Layla and I are lucky enough to have some horses at our ranch, and that makes keeping the lawn short much easier. Instead of bringing out a gas mower, or mowing the large a ... Read on »
A tour of our garden, and the first potatoes from the garden by Craig and Layla B. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living Here is a quick tour of our garden, and some of the potatoes that I pulled out of a hill for supper tonight. Here are the potatoes: ... Read on »
Garden and Alberta Primetime by Craig and Layla B. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living Well, the garden is coming in great for us here in Alberta. We have five rows of peas shooting up, three rows of beans, two watermelons, two pumpkins, celery, radishes, corn a ... Read on »
Cool News! by Craig and Layla B. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living Today, we appeared in Alberta Venture magazine in their annual list of the 50 most influential people in Alberta. This is a really big honor for us to be considered one of the ... Read on »
Support Tree Planting With Odwalla by Craig and Layla B. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living Trees are our best friends in the fight against climate change because trees take carbon dioxide from the atmosphere and turn it into wonderful oxygen. For whatever reason, we ... Read on »
A Reader's Solar Cooker by Craig and Layla B. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living One of our readers, Alice, recently built a solar cooker and was nice enough to send us photos of the solar cooker. As she describes it: "This small solar cooker is made o ... Read on »
Product Review: Clean+Green by Craig and Layla B. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living About a week ago, the nice folks at SeaYu were nice enough to send Layla and I a complimentary green cleaning product after hearing about our green cleaning efforts on the bl ... Read on »
And...The Rest of the Garden is In by Craig and Layla B. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living Quite a surprise today when we were watching Global National and saw ourselves on it talking about going green, from two interviews we did with Global Edmonton News. We w ... Read on »
Half the garden is in by Craig and Layla B. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living *First, to explain why Layla is holding a hammer, we were hammering in the posts for our pea plant fences* We spent today putting our garden in. It was a beautiful day t ... Read on »
Preparing to put the garden in by Craig and Layla B. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living Now that we have a bigger garden here at the ranch than we did in Rossland, we are going to be planting more vegetables to get us through the winter. This week, we have starte ... Read on »
The First Plant Sprout in Our Seed Starters by Craig and Layla B. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living Only took a few days but the first sprout has appeared in our seed starters. We have found three more sprouting (it is in the second row from the top, in the cup on the edge. ... Read on »
Talking To Kids About The Environment by Craig and Layla B. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living Today is a big day for Layla and myself. Not only is it our five year anniversary, but we are going to the Youth Center in Stony Plain today as we were invited to talk with th ... Read on »
Seed Starters by Craig and Layla B. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living Here is a pic of the seed starters we have going in my home office. We have several wild flowers and other types of flowers in place. Once they are ready, we will transplant t ... Read on »