Monthly Archives: March 2014

Induced Meanderings

Erin Dunigan uses induced meandering to water her geraniums in Baja California. Her flowers are watered only by the rain. The key to this method of rainwater harvesting is to slow down the rainwater runoff so it takes a more circuitous route and becomes a resource instead of a nuisance. As the meandering water makes… Read more

Ash Wednesday

 Today is Ash Wednesday, the first day of Lent. Due to the icy conditions on the roads and at the church we are cancelling our worship service tonight. Why are ashes used to mark the beginning of the Lenten journey? They are a sign of our humanity and remind us of our mortality. They echo… Read more