My Unscientific Theories about Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD)

Last weekend when I logged onto Facebook, I found waiting for me a message from my husband's uncle.  After reading my blog, he did some research and found the same things I learned a few years ago-- that doctors and scientists have plenty of theories but aren't really sure what causes autism and ASD (Autism Spectrum Disorder).  He asked me a question that I feel is worth addressing here, because I have wrestled with it often....more

SAVE THE ENVIRONMENT - Plant A Tree

Every year 3 to 6 billion trees are chopped down. The world loses over one hundred thousand acres of forests everyday. The environmental repercussions are severe. According to National Geographic, the world's rain forests could completely vanish in a hundred years at the current rate of deforestation! This disruption leads to more extreme temperature swings that can be harmful to plants and animals globally. Can you imagine a world without trees in our neighbourhoods parks and trails?? ...more

Cerealia, the Festival of grains - second edition 2012

From June 6th to the 11th the second annual, Cerealia. The Festival of Grains....more

Polar Bears: An Unstable Future

The footprints of climate change are apparent throughout the world: droughts are threatening our crops and water supplies, and on the flip side, our oceans are warming, increasing the intensity of storms and hurricanes, sea levels are rising, arctic ice is melting at an alarming rate. And one fury white mammal is clinging on to the nearest iceberg. Image: waynesworld_az via Flickr ...more
That is so sad! The Polar Bears are so beauiful.more

Go Green and Save Money

I’ve been trying to find different ways for my family to be more 'green' but the main issue is that being green can sometimes cost a lot more.  So, I went looking for ways to be both nice to the environment and nice to my wallet.  Let’s be honest, most of the population isn’t going to change their lifestyle if it is going to cost more. I’ve come up with five easy changes that will not only help reduce excess waste but also save the average family a decent amount of money each year....more
There are always something we can do for our environment and our own good. Reducing the usage of ...more

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Earth Day, Every Day

Earth Day is the day we celebrate the earth. It is the one day out of the year that people from all over the world come together to plant trees, pledge to compost and/or recycle more, remember their reusable mugs and bags. It seems to me that people sometimes forget that the earth needs some love the other 364 days out of the year.  ...more
check out http://t.co/dSx1vmWf for glass straws... & happy #EarthDay!(everyday!) @jamoore100 ...more

Appreciating Mother Nature

We celebrate Earth Day this coming Sunday, but Princess's daycare decided to celebrate a little early.  Her homework is to bring something in from the outdoors.  Picking some flowers seems like the perfect thing to do, since we're celebrating nature. Click here to view cool pics!...more

Enough with Promoting Natural Gas

There are so many ads on TV (especially on CNN) about how safe and clean natural gas is. It is proclaimed to be the answer to our energy and jobs needs....more
Hello there, Barbara! What an eye opening post this is about Natural Gas. I had no idea about ...more
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