Grabbing green and staying PHur

As someone who endeavors to eliminate toxic chemicals from my home environment, I am always eager to try out new green and chemical-free products. I recently had the opportunity to sample two up-and-coming brands, Green Grab and PHur, and here is what I found. Getting on my green Grab Green brand, or GG as it [...]

By | 2017-03-17T16:25:07+00:00 March 17th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Cabela's celebrates the great outdoors, opens 86th store worldwide

Hunting, fishing and camping retailer hosts weekend fanfare with special guests, giveaways and family activities Mega outdoors outfitter Cabela's will open its newest location in Gainesville, Virginia, on March 9. The opening ceremonies begin at 9:45 with an archer slicing through a red ribbon with an arrow. When the doors open at 10 am, guests [...]

By | 2017-03-06T20:15:42+00:00 March 6th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Survey says viewers don’t want to hear about Trump or politics at Oscars

There’s plenty of surveys on the possible winners of the Oscars, but Pollfish conducted a survey of another kind, to find out opinions about politics and diversity at the Oscars.  Of course there's different views on why those polled feel the way they do, but in my view, it's not because we think actors and [...]

By | 2017-02-25T10:26:39+00:00 February 25th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Best states for raising kids according to salary, housing, crime, jobs

For anyone considering a move out of state, here's a ranking of 2017's Best & Worst States to Raise a Family by WalletHub, a personal finance site. In order to determine the best states in which to put down family roots, WalletHub’s analysts compared the 50 states and the District of Columbia based on 40 key [...]

By | 2017-02-22T12:53:57+00:00 February 22nd, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Volunteers to help clean up Venice Beach

Heal the Bay non-profit environmental group leads effort, with after party to follow This Saturday, February 18, a thousand volunteers of all ages in the Los Angeles community will mobilize to partake in the cleanup of Venice Beach organized by Gran Centenario Tequila’s Angels On Earth program. In support of Heal the Bay in an [...]

By | 2017-02-13T13:19:15+00:00 February 13th, 2017|Environment, Uncategorized|0 Comments

World Turtle Day helps raise awareness and protect turtles and tortoises

"Shelfies" and "Shellebrations" bring attention to plight of world's oldest creatures and their disappearing habitats American Tortoise Rescue, a nonprofit organization established in 1990 for the protection of all species of tortoise and turtle, is celebrating its 17th annual World Turtle Day® on May 23rd. The day was created by ATR to celebrate and protect [...]

By | 2017-02-13T05:15:37+00:00 February 13th, 2017|Nature, Uncategorized|0 Comments