Wordless Wednesday, a simple post which features a photo(s) to convey a message that speaks for itself without using words. HUG A TREE! BARK KISSES!
I do realize that composting with red wigglers is most definitely not for everyone. However, there are alternatives to setting up a worm composting bin. After my worm composting experience went sour, the thought of having all my food scraps put in a landfill was unappealing and not an option for me. So, I had to […]
Why we should compost with red wigglers Landfills are one of the largest sources of greenhouse gases and other pollution to our atmosphere. The majority of trash is composed of food scraps. How much garbage would you be left with if you composted with red wigglers? The trash in landfills decomposes over time creating methane, […]
I thought composting would be a great project for us; my husband not so much. It took months for me to convince him it was remotely a good idea and when I say convince, I really mean I resorted to using my pregnancy to my advantage. You see, when I was pregnant last spring, I […]
Last fall President Obama made a promise to have solar panels and solar water heaters installed at the White House by the end of spring. Well, spring has come and gone and I don’t see any solar panels on the roof. Do you? After the announcement in October, I was immediately thrilled. Finally, we are […]
For those who are not familiar with Wordless Wednesday, it is a simple blog post which features a photo(s) to convey a message that speaks for itself without using words. The Grand Canyon!
Day 1 I was recently introduced to the idea of not using shampoo, also known as “no-pooing.” I was fascinated by the concept of never having to use shampoo again. But like many of you most likely are right now, I was worried. However, I told myself that if all the claims were true, then […]
Ever wonder what to do with the natural corks from your wine bottles, besides throw them in the trash? They are biodegradable, but that takes years in a landfill. There has to be a better way! I was always curious myself. Whenever I would have a glass of wine or two or three (oh dear, […]
When I see garbage cans overflowing with recyclables, it breaks my heart. When I see plastic bags and disposable plastics wash up on the shores of our oceans, rivers and lakes, it makes me sad. When I see cows being force-fed corn, it makes me sick to my stomach. When I see people turn a […]