Category Archives: Saving energy

Biking is Easier than Ever in Madison

I went to Montreal last summer and loved the city as I always do. Something new I noticed were stands of rental bikes at various strategic places around the city. How convenient, urban and cool. Wish we could be so … Continue reading

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Wringer Washers Rock! Save Water, Energy and Money!

I’ve long had a fascination with the old wringer washers. I can still recall the sounds of our upstairs neighbor’s machine, whirr, clunk, brrrrr and the fresh smells of washing powder and soap on wash day. Hers was electric but … Continue reading

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Bicycling in Winter? It’s Madison!

It’s that time of year, and believe or not for a lot of Madison bicycle commuters it’s business as usual. In fact, check out the Madison Bike Winter on Facebook for winter bike rides and comradarie. I hear they’re planning … Continue reading

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Simple Living Holiday: Light Display at Olin-Turnville Park

Twinkling holiday lights are all aglow as dark settles and you wind around Lake Monona headed for town these days. Madison’s Holiday Fantasy in Lights kicks off its 22nd year at Olin-Turnville Park (1156 Olin-Turville Ct) running dusk to dawn … Continue reading

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