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5 Tips for Green Lunch Packing

It’s back-to-school season!  If your child brings a lunch to school, now is the time to think about how to pack that lunch.  If you bring your lunch to work, this is a great time of year to rethink what you’re packing, too. 1,698 more words

Parenting

A piece of barren land!

I watched a movie in which the lead character mentioned a technique being implemented in Solomon Islands. He said that in order to clear off land for farming and habitation in forest region, the locals never use an axe to cut down trees. 727 more words

the French Connection - Part 5 - Champlain in Quebec 1608

1608 – Samuel Champlain, explorer and first governor of New France, founds Quebec

From Wikipedia:

In the spring of 1608, Dugua wanted Champlain to start a new French colony on the shores of the St. 734 more words

History

color

A Colorful Palette

Having rented various spaces over the past 7 years, I’ve lived with quiet white walls. Color is an important feature of my future home.   129 more words

Habitation

Cleaning Carpets the Green Way

This is a guest post by Sarah Smith. Sarah is a small business owner and is currently learning about the environment, using the Internet. Aside from working on her own business, she likes to use social media and read travel books. 656 more words

Environment

Centerpiece

Our nine-year-old Nicholas has been interested in home decorating since he was about four years old. I often get frustrated with his desire to set up things that are merely decorative, have no useful purpose, and just get in my way! 426 more words

Parenting

Water Saving Devices for the Home

This is a guest post by Sarah Smith. Sarah is a small business owner and is currently learning about the environment, using the Internet. Aside from working on her own business, she likes to use social media and read travel books. 634 more words

Environment