Skip to main content
Report this ad

The Latest

  • As Big Bertha bores
    Viaduct closure slams Seattle, inspires crunchy meals, not crunching wheels
    With Big Bertha slicing a tunnel under Seattle, the closure of Highway 99 has delivered a strong need for local alternatives to adding oneself to the lines now packing Interstate 5.Water taxi ridership has proven quite the upgrade and has tripled...
  • Andrew Hickman Rosemary Kimble earthship-like home
    Last chance to tour Athens earthship-type home now for sale
    Previous articles mentioned the "earthship-like" home that Andrew Hickman and Rosemary Kimble built near Athens, Georgia and tours they offered of their unique home. They will be holding their final open house on Saturday, May 21st from...
  • Build a Green Magic hobbit house
    Build a Green Magic hobbit house
    Green Magic Homes is producing one of the greenest possible homes that is perfect for those who love the Hobbit House. Some of the green attributes of the house are:It will last for hundreds of years with minimum maintenance.By spraying 7.5 inches...
  • Jacksonville
    Florida approves purchase of two parcels to benefit the St. Johns River system
    April 26, 2016, from the Florida Department of Environmental Protection Press Office, 850.245.2112, DEPNews@dep.state.fl.usTALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Governor Rick Scott and the Florida Cabinet today approved the acquisition of a conservation...
  • Exclusive interview with Dave White
    Exclusive interview with Dave White
    Everyone wants a nice-looking yard. Unfortunately, effectively maintaining your yard is easier said than done. As a citizen of the 21st century, however, there are plenty of advances in yard-maintenance technology that can make the relevant tasks...
  • Imperial Cat Hedgehog
    Encourage healthy instincts with this cardboard cat scratcher
    Domestic housecats have a powerful, instinctive desire to shed the outer layers of their claws, mark their scent and as a visual territory reminder, and stretch the muscles and tendons in their paws through scratching. The behavior is virtually...
  • Tandoor Chef
    Quick and easy Indian food from Tandoor Chef
    Offering vegan, vegetarian and gluten free options, enjoying Indian cuisine at home is now a quick and easy option with Tandoor Chef’s ready-to-heat frozen meals. The spice combinations and savory dishes, normally complex and labor intensive...
  • Chimney damaged by lightning
    Chimneys should be inspected after recent storms
    Chimney contractors are busy after recent storms hit the greater Kansas City area with wind, hail, and lightning. Most homeowners miss these damages because few look up at their chimney.One local chimney sweep company received multiple calls to...
  • Wholly Wholesome Gluten Free Pie Crust
    Take the hassle, but not the flavor out of making gluten free pie
    Eating gluten free foods can be a challenge, especially when it comes to desserts. Wholly Wholesome has created several convenient products that are not only certified gluten free, but also vegan – great for those who are also intolerant to...
  • Congress delays $1.9 billion to fight Zika virus
    Congress delays $1.9 billion to fight Zika virus
    In February 2016, President Obama requested $1.9 billion in emergency money to fight the Zika virus. Two months later Congress has not acted on the request.The administration has transferred nearly $600 million from the Ebola fund for now, but...
  • Ecosia search engine plants trees for your searches
    Ecosia search engine plants trees for your searches
    A little-known search engine has been quietly using its income to plant trees around the world -- over 4 million so far. Ecosia, which was launched in 2009, is a search engine that donates more than 80% of its profits from ad revenue to planting...
  • Love Mother Earth?  Do not send cut flowers
    Love Mother Earth? Do not send cut flowers
    Consumers who are concerned about the environment and health should be aware of the good and bad options of buying cut flowers. On special occasions like Mother's Day, Valentine's Day, weddings, funerals, birthdays and anniversaries, the...
  • How to cook pheasant's back mushrooms
    How to cook pheasant's back or dryad's saddle mushrooms
    Pheasant's back mushrooms can be incredibly easy to find this time of year and incredibly tasty -- but you have to know which ones to use and how to prepare them right.Many foragers are told not to bother with pheasant's back mushrooms,...
  • Smart digital lighting app reduces fossil fuel use
    Smart digital lighting app reduces fossil fuel use
    Being nearly impossible for families to train children and young adults to turn off lights when they leave a room, there is an option which parents can use that is simple and does not require changing out current lights to new motion-activated...
  • The author on the Classic Harbor Cruise around the East River, near the Brooklyn Bridge
    Hurry aboard New York's eco-friendly Classic Harbor Line river cruises
    Climbing aboard the opulent Classic Harbor Line's new Manhattan II battery-powered lightweight wooden schooner out of Chelsea Piers felt cinematic. This examiner had been having a rough month, and the buoyant jazz cruise was just what she...
Report this ad