Archive | August, 2008

Brown Bag Naturals. One company’s efforts to fight Childhood obesity.

Let's face it, schools do not offer the healthiest options for kids these days. Personally speaking, I remember ordering french fries and a soda, that was my lunch. Horrible, I know. I mean most kids don't think about what is best for them when given money to buy their lunch at school, they just get […]

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Honey. Simply amazing.

Honey is a sweet and viscous fluid produced by honey bees (and some other species[1]), and derived from the nectar of flowers. – WikipediaGARD Pro Not Registered Honey is an amazing substance. Besides it's sweet taste it's known for it's healing powers that reach beyond wounds and burns. Having been used for centuries as an […]

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It pays to go green with UNB’s Eco Rewards Credit Card.

Consumers spend money. Plain and simple. America is in debt. We all know this. Use a credit card with rewards and get something back. Not a new concept. Getting rewards for purchasing eco-friendly items? That’s just great marketing! I just came across UNB’s newest Rewards credit card, the Eco Rewards Visa Platinum Card. That’s a concept. We all […]

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Whole Foods Market’s new website launches September 5th, 2008.

I was just visiting WholeFoodsMarket.com and noticed they are launching a new website look on September 5, 2008. You can take a tour by clicking here. I know some people like to lovingly refer to Whole Foods as Whole Paycheck, and depending on what I'm buying I can see what they mean. Generally I stick […]

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Stop throwing your cell phones away. You can recycle them.

I was just browsing through one of my links below, Earth Share,and they reminded me that you can recycle your used cell phones. I remember reading that a while back, but completely forgot about it. You see, I always keep my last model phone in my closet because you never know when your current one […]

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Vote for your favorite Fight Global Warming ad.

FightGlobalWarming.com is letting us vote for our favorite ad. Watch the ads below and vote for your favorite. Personally I liked the tick, tick, tick one. That is until I saw the man move out of the train's way. Wow, that made me skip a breath. Click here to vote for your favorite.GARD Pro Not […]

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Home Sweet Home, I mean Plane Sweet Plane.

Houses are being made Green, designed to be more energy efficient and environmentally friendly. Big surprise, that's not a new concept. Using a Air Boeing 747 and turning into the house of your dreams definitely is. I'm surprised John Travolta didn't come up with this first. He loves planes, I mean he has a son […]

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Misprint Tea & Spice Chest

Soda can misfits… what happens when the printing is off?

I don’t drink soda that often, usually just when I eat out at restaurants. But even if I have a can of soda, I never stopped to think about the thousands of soda cans misprinted everyday. That is until today. I saw some amazing things available at VivaTerra.com when looking at the newest season items […]

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New ad against gasoline as America’s only fuel source. Watch it now.

We Can Solve the Climate Crisis wants 50,000 people to watch this ad in the next 72 hours. $427 million. That’s what the oil and coal industries spent during the first half of 2008 on lobbying and advertising. They’re protecting their interests – and hurting ours.GARD Pro Not Registered This ad is running on TV […]

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A tetrafuel car? What are we missing out on?

I’ve never been attracted to Digg.com, I understand what it is and like what I’ve seen, but never enough to just sit around reading articles like my husband. That is until now, I’ve fallen in love with their Environment section. That’s exactly where I read an interesting article by Cyrus Farivar. In it he talks […]

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