Almost Green: How I Built an Eco-Shed, Ditched My SUV, Alienated the In-Laws, and Changed My Life Forever

Almost Green: How I Built an Eco-Shed, Ditched My SUV, Alienated the In-Laws, and Changed My Life Forever

James Glave


One man's irreverent and hilarious chronicle of his formidable yet clumsy efforts to tread calmly at the planet.

In virtually eco-friendly, James Glave demonstrates that the adventure alongside the trail to a greener existence isn't really continuously effortless yet is usually hilarious and consistently enlightening. Glave -- a author and stay-at-home dad -- describes his stories construction a eco-friendly writing studio within the entrance backyard of his domestic on Bowen Island, British Columbia, a not-so-green paradise the place suvs nonetheless outnumber compost packing containers. whereas dealing with the various frustrations and small victories of this venture, Glave additionally dabbles in grassroots local activism. He visits a really eco-friendly kin dwelling within the concrete jungle of the town and comes to a decision he needs to divest himself of his hulking suv, so generously given to him by way of his partner's father, with no offending his benefactor.

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