Here is a video with some insight into the true ingredients in our sanitary products. If you use conventional pads and tampons keep in mind that companies are not required to disclose their ingredients because they are considered “medical devices.” This means that you may be putting potentially dangerous and carcinogenic chemicals right next to your reproductive organs every month. 82 more words
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I discovered Tiny Houses and an array of information via web searches for viable ways of downsizing and living more affordably. Along the way some sites stood out and led to further investigations which have expanded my horizon, my mind, my heart and my soul. 262 more words
MONTREAL – Hiking energy exports from Quebec to Ontario would help both cash-strapped provinces, says a report released Friday by two environmental groups.
The study says increasing energy trade between the provinces could generate about $12 billion over 20 years for Quebec, while Ontario could save the same amount over the same period by cutting down on its nuclear-energy production. 426 more words
A post in praise of the lazy gardener (or should that read “time-strapped grower”?).
As well as the weeds-providing-shade-and-a-moist-microclimate trick (until the fine line tips and they compete for resources too much), being a little lax and prioritising other jobs is very important for biodiversity, and the soul. 169 more words