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A Tale of Sustainability and Self-Sufficiency

In an era when "going green" is sometimes just a marketing slogan, it can really shake you (and perhaps greatly inspire you) when you learn of people who have wholeheartedly ditched a life of consumer…

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Could You Live Off the Grid?

By Randy Swaty with Jeannie Patton, The Nature Conservancy This summer, my two boys and I spent a few days with a couple who live off the grid in Michigan's Upper Peninsula, 17 miles from the neare…

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Laura is a Care2 Causes Senior Editor. She graduated from Pitzer College with Honors in English and World Literature and a minor in Music. She’s... more

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Tattoo's are unnecessary and animal abuse in my opinion. I know shelters in Europe tattoo the insid…

Not really a good idea. No, it's not permanent needle-and-ink stuff, but it was pointed out that you…

Okay this title is SOOO misleading. They aren't real tattoos, and frankly airbrushing your pet for …

I am happy to say since I passed a couple kidney stones in 1985. I began drinking only reverse osmos…

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