Have you ever heard the term “DOWNSHIFTING?” Well, believe it or not, I hadn’t until just a few months ago. People say to me, “How could you have not heard about downshifting when your focus is on green and healthy living?” My only answer to this is, “I guess I have been living in a green bubble.” Actually, my bubble (more…)
Just living our everyday lives of work, family and play, most of us don't even realize the true impact we are having on our beautiful planet! Just to get started and to set the mood for the information within this site, we would like for you to watch this video of Michael Jackson's Earth Song, a good mood setter for the topics on our Crying Earth and what we can do to help stop the pain! Be sure to watch it all the way through and read the credits at the end of the video! They are very important!
I don’t know about you, but I find mulching and especially re-mulching to be a difficult task. The thing that I dislike the most is the fact that it must be redone every year otherwise it loses its appealing color. If you live a busy lifestyle as I do, then finding landscape mulch that not only lasts a very long time, but also fits into the green (more…)
If you haven’t heard it by now, then you are missing out on the crazy acrobatics of the invasive species of Asian Carp that have made it into our waterways. These fish have earned the nick name of the “Flying Carp” due their skittish behavior that makes them leap from the water when motor boats get near them. (more…)
I just lost a very important person in my life, my Aunt Thelma. She was 96 years old. In my eyes, I saw no flaws in her. She was a wonderful person that left me with some great childhood memories. Those memories helped to form my opinion that it is up to us to ensure that the youth in our lives understand the importance of taking care of our (more…)
I’m sure some of you are wondering what I mean by “Planet Earth Heart Attack.” I have been reading up on something that you may or may not have already heard about. It doesn’t seem to be widely published or even shown on television, which is probably the greatest information (more…)