Author Archives: MicVee

Denise Shardlow Designs – Elkins Park

In my work with Transition Philadelphia, I have, increasingly, become aware of activities and businesses that are aligned with building local community resilience.  The energy toward this is, necessarily, strong and positive and widespread. One clear consequence of my participation … Continue reading

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GROWING A RESILIENT NEIGHBORHOOD: A neighborhood that can provide what it needs 1 January 2012 By Some Accounts–The Beginning of a Very Dicey Year I always feel vulnerable in the winter–nothing is growing out there and what if the furnace … Continue reading

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The Stitching Room – Elkins Park

I am knitting a pair of socks… and I’m highlighting The Stitching Room as a local business relevant to Transition Philadelphia.   The Stitching Room is in the center of Elkins Park and is owned by Lisa Stockebrand, also from … Continue reading

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