The EPA is confusing me

By Adam Cunningham | August 10, 2018

I always thought the EPA was put in place to keep our environment and the people in it safe. So…

Reusable Napkins – A Lesson in Patience

By Adam Cunningham | July 21, 2018

At Live to Sustain we advocate for a paper towel free lifestyle. At home Laura and I do not use…

Changing the Flower Business – One Bouq at a Time

By Laura Weatherbee | July 15, 2018

When it comes to the flower industry, sustainability is a complicated question. For example, flowers imported from the fertile climate…

San Diego Rescue Mission

By Laura Weatherbee | July 15, 2018

Located in the heart of downtown San Diego, the San Diego Rescue Mission offers 10 different programs serving the local homeless population…



About Us

We are Laura Weatherbee and Adam Cunningham, co-founders of Live To Sustain. On our blog we explore topics related to sustainable health, happiness, and home. Laura is a Doctor of Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine, and Adam works in technology and market research. We live in sunny San Diego, California with our son and two cats.


9 Medicinal Flowers Used in Chinese Herbal Medicine

By Laura Weatherbee | July 31, 2020

While you might think of cooking herbs like rosemary and…

How to Lower Your Blood Pressure with Food Therapy

By Laura Weatherbee | August 19, 2020

Although it often presents with no symptoms, high blood pressure…

5 Black Acupuncturists to Follow

By Laura Weatherbee | June 22, 2020

As a student of acupuncture and Chinese medicine, I love…

Revolutionary Healing: The Untold Story of Acupuncture in Black History

By Laura Weatherbee | April 13, 2023

When you think about the history of acupuncture, the Black…


Interview with Bassist Corey McCormick of Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real

By Adam Cunningham | October 12, 2018

Podcast: Play in new window | Download Subscribe: RSS |…

Travel Guide: A Week In Shanghai

By Laura Weatherbee | November 17, 2022

This post was originally published on February 26, 2016 on…

Let’s Make San Diego The Most Bike-Friendly City In The World

By Laura Weatherbee | December 1, 2021

San Diego’s Big Biking Problem Adam was recently quoted in…

How to Pack Light and Travel Like a Pro

By Laura Weatherbee | December 11, 2018

ON THE PLANE Nobody loves an airplane – they are…