UGA GreenWay News

A Greener Way of Living, at Home and Abroad

Leaky Gutters and Downspouts

The 8 inches of rain that fell in the past two days highlighted the leaks in my gutters and downspouts. Obviously, they aren’t doing their job of taking the water … Continue reading

June 9, 2019 · Leave a comment


Early this morning I was watering my flowers when I saw two fawns resting under the azaleas in the front yard. When they walked they were still wobbly, so they … Continue reading

June 1, 2019 · Leave a comment

Gifts That Promote Safety

As you purchase gifts now and throughout the year, give gifts that improve the health and safety of the people you care about.  There are many gift ideas that do … Continue reading

December 12, 2018 · Leave a comment

Acorns keep falling on my head

It is raining acorns!  Every day and night I hear acorns bouncing off my roof.  Instinctively both the cat and I duck for fear of being hit on the head … Continue reading

November 20, 2018 · Leave a comment

Recovering after Hurricane Michael

Hurricane Michael impacted thousands in southwest Georgia, along with Florida, Virginia, North Carolina and South Carolina. Many are still waiting for the power to be restored.  Recovery from any natural … Continue reading

October 16, 2018 · Leave a comment

Repurposing Old Buildings

Whenever I see an old unused building like this one it makes me sad. There are so many possibilities, assuming it would not cost more to make repairs than to … Continue reading

July 8, 2018 · Leave a comment

Sweden – recycling, innovations,meatballs, and Midsummer

Visiting Sweden I discovered many interesting things, including the fact that there are many Swedish innovations. I did not know that the metal bottle cap was invented here, or that … Continue reading

July 2, 2018 · Leave a comment