Monthly Archives: May 2015

Clean Water Rules!!

If you drink water, this should be important to you. Clean water is vital to our health. One in three Americans get drinking water from streams that lacked clear protection from pollution without the Clean Water Rule. Finalizing the rule helps … Continue reading

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Everyday Items you should replace!

Many of these items I have written about before. This is a good reminder to replace some things around our homes like our toothbrushes.  Pesticides, weed killers, and lawn fertilizers should be eliminated. Everyday items that you’d be better off … Continue reading

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Hottest March Ever Recorded

According to NOAA, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, the earth set two unfortunate records for March 2015 Information below is from:  www.ecowatch.org and  http://climaterealityproject.org/  http://www.noaa.gov/ Marking yet another grim milestone for our warming planet NOAA reported that, for the first time … Continue reading

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Buffer Zones, Great for Us and Wildlife

  “Our water belongs to all of us!” Governor Mark Dayton of Minnesota To improve water quality in our yards and along lakes and streams we need to slow water down and keep it on our property.  This helps to … Continue reading

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Fishing Opener a BIG Deal

Saturday, May 9, is Minnesota’s fishing opener, and is an exciting time for sportsmen. Minnesota, the state of over 10,000 lakes, works draws people from all over the country for this big day. The state even kills the sleek black … Continue reading

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Surprising Things About Plastic

I continue to try to get everyone to think about the amount of plastic we use in our lives. Below are some ways we can reduce plastic.  When I shop I constantly think how I can avoid products packed in plastic, … Continue reading

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Food Waste is a Massive Problem

Tonight on MSNBC, “Ust Eat It!”  http://civileats.com/2015/04/22/food-waste-is-a-massive-problem-heres-how-you-can-fix-it/ As we face a serious drought, many cities in California and elsewhere are working hard to waste less water. But we as a nation have yet to fully comprehend the equally important impact … Continue reading

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