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[by kate]

meet katherine: chicago architect, designer and systems thinker

In early 2010, Katherine Darnstadt got laid off. The economy dipped (drastically), and in one 6-month period she also got married, got licensed as an architect, and got pregnant. “I was broke, barefoot and pregnant, but as a licensed architect, I had hit my one huge professional milestone,” Katherine says. “I was finally legally, legitimately … Continue reading

[by kate & alysse] / [eco series]

update: it’s the great milwaukee victory garden blitz!

“We believe growing our own food will create a more sustainable, community-based, socially just food system than what we’re currently offered.” —Alysse Gear The Blitz has begun! This week was the start of Victory Garden Initiative’s Great Milwaukee Victory Garden Blitz. The team has planned for months and gathered tons of volunteers to help install … Continue reading