Posts Tagged ‘vegetables’

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Nature Indoors: Why You Need Living Walls at Home ...

January 26th, 2015

While many of us would love to be able to spend the entirety of our days outside enjoying all nature has to offer, there are those who have been forced to come to grips with the fact they are confined to an office space for 8 hours or more, at... Read More

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Portable Invention May Solve All Your Gardening Tr...

July 26th, 2014

Do you have trouble maintaining a garden? Do you plant vegetables and herbs with the best sustainable intentions, but for some reason things never seem to work out as planned? Is your thumb a little less than green? Gardening is not for everyone…or at least that’s what some people... Read More

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Green Tips to Help You Start the Summer Off Right...

May 28th, 2014

Summer is fast approaching. In no time at all the sun will be beating down and you will be looking for a way to find a little relief from the blazing hot temperatures. Of course you could always stay indoors and crank up the air conditioner or you could... Read More

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Water and Energy Conservation Tips in Honor of #Wo...

March 22nd, 2014

World Water Day is a time when people can not only bring up the topic of water, its scarcity and how it relates to our energy sources, but it is a time when people can ban together to do something about it. Water plays an intrinsic role in our world.... Read More

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Want Organic Produce? Why Growing Your Own is the ...

January 20th, 2014

If you ask, most people will tell you they’d rather eat fresh, non-GMO and organic food than food which has been sprayed by various chemicals and pesticides. With organic produce usually priced higher than other produce, families may feel that opting for organic is not always an option. But... Read More

Living Room: Where Toxins May Be Hiding

Environmental Hazards: Where Toxins May Be Hiding...

October 18th, 2013

In the past few years we have become hauntingly aware of the fact that environmental hazards can be found all around us. Some of these hazards can come in the form of clearly-labelled poisonous chemicals, harmful toxins and other potentially dangerous substances. Other toxins may be a little less... Read More

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The Difference Organic Food Can Make...

October 13th, 2013

Although some people may not want to admit it, our eating habits really do make all the difference in the world. What we eat not only has a direct impact on our personal health and well-being but it affects our children, our families, those we love, the economy, the... Read More

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Oddly Edible Gasoline, Diesel and Other Fuel Alter...

August 31st, 2011

With gasoline prices as high as they are and many analysts predicting they will reach the $5 per gallon mark in the not too distant future, people are beginning to turn more and more to alternative fuels. Hybrids, electric vehicles and solar-powered vehicles may be a hot ticket item... Read More

5 Eco-Friendly Tips for Your Fourth of July (and C...

June 28th, 2011

Image by Joel Mann Fourth of July (and Canada Day) are almost upon us. Millions of people will be enjoying their weekend by spending some time at local parks, beaches, lakes and even enjoying the great outdoors found right in their own backyards. BBQing and grilling are both a... Read More