Move into nature, and be moved by it. As the world marks Earth Day, now is the time to revisit Richard Louv’s seminal books about the connection between people and the natural world around us. These books, such as Our Wild Calling, explore how we strengthen those bonds we have to the natural world; notContinue reading

Happy Earth Day!  Celebrate by entering to win a copy of … The Nature Principle by Richard Louv Does thinking about our planet’s future conjure up images of  a post-apocalyptic dystopia stripped of nature (think Cormac McCarthy’s The Road, only grimmer)? Well, Richard Louv, has a different vision. And the author of the landmark bestsellerContinue reading

Today we continue our month-long celebration of nature with the fourth and final installment of Richard Louv‘s “Applying the Nature Principle to Your Life.” Read the previous posts here, here and here. Enjoy these tips, and check out Louv’s latest book The Nature Principle.    Applying the Nature Principle: 20 Ways to Create a Restorative Home and Garden Want to improveContinue reading

Today we continue our month-long celebration of nature with the third installment of Richard Louv‘s “Applying the Nature Principle to Your Life.” Read the previous posts here and here. Each week we will be publishing a post from Richard Louv and giving away a $150 gift certificate to The North Face to one lucky reader. Leave a comment to beContinue reading

We are celebrating Earth Week by kicking off our first post by Richard Louv, author of The Nature Principle, in a month long series.  For the next four weeks, Richard will write a post each Wednesday and, each week, one lucky reader will win a $150 gift certificate to the North Face.  Read Louv’s pieceContinue reading

As we continue to learn more and more about climate change, our outlook on our environmental future seems to get more and more pessimistic.  When I envision the Earth in the future, I imagine a bleak and desolate wasteland. Author Richard Louv brings a fresh and hopeful vision of the future with The Nature Principle, suggesting that ifContinue reading