Green Valentine Gift Ideas

valentines-day-350pxFor your eco-friendly sweetcheeks, coming up with green Valentine gift ideas is the only way to celebrate.

With an estimated 1 billion Valentine's Day cards sent worldwide, 36 million boxes of chocolates and countless pesticide-sprayed flowers given each year, it's important to find a better way.

  • Skip the card:
    Standing in the grocery store for 20 minutes doesn't show anyone you love them. Instead opt for a hand-written letter or poem on recycled paper. Or better yet, create a long list of all the things you love about the person. (more…)

Black cumin: The secret miracle heal-all remedy

Black-Cumin(NaturalNews) What if we told you there was a seed so densely packed with healing compounds that cancer, bacteria, viruses, ulcers, diabetes, chronic inflammation, and many other common health conditions hardly stand a chance in its presence? Not to be confused with black sesame seed which looks strikingly similar, black cumin, also known as "black seed," is the seed in question, and it is all these things and more, hence its historical reputation as "a remedy for all diseases except death." (more…)

Benefits of Aluminum Can Recycling

Environmental Benefits

  • Recycling aluminum cans saves precious natural resources, energy, time and money - all for a good cause - helping out the earth, as well as the economy and local communities.

  • Aluminum cans are unique in that in 60 days a can is recycled, turned into a new can & back on store shelves.

  • Aluminum is a sustainable metal and can be recycled over and over again.

  • In 2003, 54 billion cans were recycled, saving the energy equivalent of 15 million barrels of crude oil - America's entire gas consumption for one day. (more…)