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Here’s How To Banish Crabgrass Forever

Crabgrass is an eyesore that crowds out the grass you paid for and planted in your yard. But how can you banish crabgrass thatís reared its ugly crowns in summer? Here are some tips on how to get rid …


3 Tips for Beginner Companion Planting

Last year I was visiting a friend near Santa Cruz, California. She took me out to her garden where she was planting all kinds of produce, and I noticed a bunch of ladybugs in the plants. ďArenít yo…


The 7 Ultimate Post-Workout Foods

Drop the Snickers! Toss out the potato chips! What you eat after a tough exercise session†has a huge impact on your muscles and metabolism. If you're looking for something to replenish your body after…


How I’m Celebrating ‘Sneak Zucchini Onto Your Neighbor’s Porch Day’

Happy "Sneak Some Zucchini Onto Your Neighbor's Porch Day!" This holiday (Aug 8) is one I look forward to each year when my garden runneth over with large, torpedo-like zucchini. In the dead of night,…


5 Healthy Habits That Could Be Polluting the Water

You try to live a healthy lifestyle, but could some of your healthy habits be harming our waters? Here are 5 healthy habits that may have undesirable effects on the health of our water resources. W…


Study Links Ethnicity to Prostate Cancer Risk

No man wants to hear the diagnosis of prostate cancer, no matter his ethnic background. But, according to new research published in the Annals of Surgical Innovation and Research, some men are at a si…


Selecting the Right Tree For Your Garden

You may think that your garden or backyard is too small for a tree, but you are almost certainly wrong. The handy thing about trees is that they can take up very little space on the ground Ė particula…


How Nature Reduces Mental Illness Risk

Have you had your daily dose of trees, flowers and shrubs? No, I donít mean in the form of herbal medicine. Iím referring to spending time communing with nature. Thanks to a new study published in the…


21 Signs of Heat Exhaustion and Heat Stroke

Itís the season for barbecues, swimming, camping and sunshine. While it is understandable that we want to be outdoors more, enjoying the beautiful summer weather, excessive amounts of heat or sun expo…


17 Awesome Camping Hacks You’ll Want to Try

Calling all camping lovers! With these easy green living hacks, youíll be a happy camper... 1. Use wire to attach a cork to your keys so they will float if you drop them in the water. 2. Papa…


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Poor dog! But he got it worked out, eventually, good for him.

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I think it is the right direction! Yes, McDonalds as a company is still not healthy for this planet …

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