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There are many options edging your lawn

You have many options edging your lawn.  Modern home owners have a number of choices when it comes to edging your yard.

From edging with an edger to concrete curbing to 6″ metal edging to laying a 45 degree angle, there are many ways to edge your lawn.

There are many options edging your lawn.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Every one knows about concrete curbing.  It […]

Supermarkets under pressure to reveal levels of plastic use

Supermarkets under pressure to reveal levels of plastic use.

Just look at the picture to the right, every thing is wrapped in plastic and it is ruining our planet.  Supermarkets are coming under growing pressure from the public and politicians to reveal the amount of plastics they create.

However the road to discovering this amount is shrouded in secrecy!  In the […]

Finally at last the world is concerned with plastic pollution

Finally at last the world is concerned with plastic pollution.

Over the past few years plastic pollution has been obvious but not pressing.

Now it is the hottest environmental topic equal or surpassing global warming.

Plastic is appearing at alarming rates in our streams, lakes and especially the ocean.  By the time different types of plastic reach the ocean they have broken […]

Why have child obesity rates sky rocketed

Why have child obesity rates sky rocketed.  Children in low and middle income countries are getting fatter, especially in Asia.

In high income countries it is actually slowing down.

 

 

 

 

So why do we suffer historic child obesity rates?

It is because we immerse children with high fat foods rich in sugar and fat.  And their opportunities to play around are limited.

The larger […]

Animals killed by trash discarded by thoughtless drivers

Animals killed by trash discarded by drivers.

If this dog pictured on the left was not relieved of the container on his head do you think he would survive?

Thoughtless people litter every where never stopping to consider the effects of their thoughtless jester.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Think about what you throw out your window for the animals or birds that pick it up.

Happy meals […]

Add ultra violet color of the year to your garden

Add ultra violet, Pantone color of the year to your garden.

Ultra violet suggests the conspiracy of what lies ahead, the encounters of where we are now and the mysteries of the cosmos.

Obscure purples have been symbolic of artistic brilliance, unconventionality and alternative cultures.

Music legends Jimi Hendrix, Prince and David Bowie brought shades of ultra violet to the front of […]

Amazing facts about healthy mushrooms

Amazing facts about healthy mushrooms.

Any way you look at it mushrooms are a healthy alternative!

Mushrooms

Lowers high cholesterol levels
Strengthens nails, teeth and hair
Defends against cancer
Improves bone mineral density
Assists in lowering blood pressure

 

 

 

 

Many cultures from around the world have realized the healthy benefits of mushrooms.

Since the time of the Egyptian pharaohs mushrooms have been used for […]

Explore the fascinating world of the snowy owl

Explore the fascinating world of the snowy owl.  They are among the avian world one of the most beautiful birds.

Their range extends from the northern states all the way north to Quebec, Labrador, Manitoba and Alaska.

Snowy owls are the heaviest of all North American owls weighing in at four pounds.

All of those luscious white feathers serve to keep them […]

Why the world should stop using plastic wrap

Why the world should stop using plastic wrap.

Plastic wrap is one of the worst offenders for world wide pollution.  Just look to the left of ways to shun plastic wrap.

Why the world should stop using plastic wrap.

 

 

 

 

 

Plastic is not only choking our oceans it is damaging the health of our children.

In a study of young children, ages six to […]

Do you know how toxic your laundry detergent is?

Do you know how toxic your laundry detergent is?  Just look at all the negative substances in laundry detergents.

Many people use fragrant laundry detergents…cancer, developmental and reproductive toxicity, damage to the environment and skin irritation and allergies.

It is enough to make any ones head spin!

So why do people continue to use these toxic laundry detergents?

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Is it because they follow […]

Companion plants to accompany your tomatoes

Companion plants to accompany your tomatoes.  If you love tomatoes then you should be interested in companion plants.

They will make a difference with the health of your plants!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Basil is one of the most helpful plants to pair with your tomatoes.  Basil comes in a number of productive cultivars.

It is highly effective in improving pollination, deters harmful insects and makes […]