5 New Green Tips to Sustaining our Waterways

Salt and fresh waterways are not being taken care of today.  The problem is, since they are being assaulted, they are no longer fit for drinking and bathing and they are even losing the ability to support life within the water.  Most bodies of water on the earth include things like toxins, fertilizers, prescription drugs, and even sewage.

Although a lot of the responsibility for the destruction of waterways is definitely on large businesses and various governments, every individual can do something to keep our waterways preserved.  You can do something to help take care of the waterways that we have on earth.  Here are some tips that you can use to help out and make a difference.

Green Tips for Using Vanilla in Your Home

Vanilla is considered one of the world’s most expensive spices, next only to saffron and cardamom.  In fact, it is so highly-prized that growers will do just about anything and everything within the bounds of the law to protect their crops from thieves.  These facts are not surprising considering the wide range of culinary uses vanilla has in many global cuisines.

Did you know, however, that the vanilla extract can be used to make the Earth a greener place to live in?  Yes, indeed but first a few basic things about vanilla just to enrich your knowledge of this aromatic spice.

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10 Green Tips for this St. Patrick’s Day

St. Patty’s Day is the perfect time for everyone to drag out their most vibrant green togs and joyfully pinch and kiss their way through the day.  And on this day, which honors the death of Ireland’s patron saint, Patricius Daorbae, who was reputed to have driven the snakes from Ireland, abstinence from Irish alcoholic beverage is almost considered sacrilege amongst the holiday’s most devoted keepers.  Truth told, since the Irish celebrate the event for a full five days, one day of imbibing is tame by comparison.