- occurring or developing gradually and naturally, without being forced or contrived.
- relating to, derived from, or characteristic of living things
Those are the definitions that ring through for me. Other words that come to mind are wholesome, real, colorful, genuine, resourceful, mindful, imperfect, common sense, practical, vibrant…..
An organic lifestyle for me is one that I like to say is naturally imperfect, yet practically green every step of the way. I too am learning, exploring and growing and I still get excited about the littlest, most basic of things. Every show we put together is a learning experience, even if it’s about something I’ve been doing for years or done a million times over again. There’s always more to learn and I love that. Our new season kicks off this weekend and it’s full of interesting people and ideas that celebrate nature and wholesome, creative living in a LOT of different ways. An organic lifestyle isn’t anything new or profound. Heck, our grandparents and those before them were living this kind of lifestyle forever, only it wasn’t labeled that or recognized as such. I think we just kind of got away from some of the basics……and over the next several years, I strongly believe we’re going to see an incredible shift in the other direction…a shift that also includes a bit of a modernized spin on some of those basics. Read the rest of this entry →