How Do You Measure Your Prosperity?

Life in the City with a Future

I used to measure prosperity by: if I had more money in the bank after the bills were paid than before, how many friends, clothes in the closet, food in the fridge… I have to say I like all of those things and generally more is better…

squirells recreation parkbut as I’ve been in a drought for weeks in going for nature walks or seeing critters in my backyard… I wondered, what would anything else matter if all the critters disappeared from our world? 

pileated woodpecker bird yard r2We might realize what we’d miss if measured our prosperity by what nature gives us. What if tomorrow you woke up and the crazy “laugh” of the pileated woodpecker was gone?

kissing deer field

Would you miss the gentleness of the deer in a field?

song sparrow and dinner GGT

You might not miss the bugs but would you miss the birds ?

white admiral butterfly garden

Or maybe I am wrong? Would you miss the “bugs”?

Image7coyoteI saw this coyote…

View original post 644 more words

Advertisements
About

Take care at our planet, go Green.

Posted in Uncategorized
One comment on “How Do You Measure Your Prosperity?
  1. Colleen says:

    Thank for the reblog and most importantly for dedicating your site to achieving a healthy planet for all.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

w

Connecting to %s

We are all Family

Read. Write. Think. Connect

Tiger on a Gold Leash

by Melissa De Sousa Nunes

An Eco and Thrifty Lifestyle

Taking steps towards living more sustainably

When Women Inspire

Inspirational Women | Health and Lifestyle Tips

Smart Gadgets

[Live Better, Be Better]

Dating, Breaking News, Celeb Gossip & Everything College | CC

Advice on student style, collegiate dating discussion guides, relationship advice and women's studies.

World Summit on Climate Change & Global Warming

“Climatic Change: Happening Here and Happening Now"

Red, Green, and Blue

Red State Voices and Blue State Voices coming together for GREEN

Unofficial Networks

Your ski bums guide to outdoor news and entertainment. Outdoors website with videos, weather, news, and stories on skiing and snowboarding.

Diane Morrison

Speculative Fiction Writer

Windsor Star

Windsor Latest News, Breaking Headlines & Sports

Three Wandering Williams

One Small Family's Big Adventures

A Heart Full of Compassion

the internal wonderings of a curious mind

Solarpunk Station

a website for solarpunk living, ideas, and news

%d bloggers like this: