Saving on Power Bills
Everyone these days is looking for tips on how to save money. Since our homes are our biggest expense, lowering the cost of operating it is a good way to save. Energy expenses like electricity, gas and water account for the largest percentage of the average household budget. Finding creative ways to save energy makes sense when you are trying to cut back on costs. Continue reading
Organic, Fair Trade, Imported, and Shade Grown Coffee
One thing many coffee drinkers have in common is a shared love of the environment. As such, many coffee drinkers endeavor to purchase coffee that is produced in an environmentally friendly way, or at the very least, in an organic way. In many cases, this means purchasing coffee with labels such as organic, Fair Trade certified, imported, or shade grown.
But in the end, what do these things mean, and how do they relate to the effect that coffee and coffee farming has on the environment? Read on to find out. Continue reading
Coming Up With a Green 2017 Resolution
2016 was admittedly a rough year for most and as such, many people are looking forward to 2017 in hopes of a brighter future. Well, you can play a large role in that, and a considerable one, in fact.
Now, you may not be able to have an effect on politics or the economy or put an end to terrorism. However, you can play a big part in making sure that Earth is chugging along for just a little bit longer.
If you really are hoping for a better year, try getting family, friends, and even colleagues involved in your conservation attempts. Here are some ways to kickstart 2017 off the right (and green) way. Continue reading
Appealing to Environmentally Aware Pet Owners
The rise of global warming means that we all must do our part in creating a greener planet, whether you’re a homeowner or a small business owner. And the drive to make your surroundings more eco-friendly isn’t just limited to a few obvious businesses, either. Extending through every potential industry, creating and maintaining green practices around the workplace includes making your veterinary practice more sustainable, too.
The task can be done in a wide variety of ways, such as making sure the pet medications you use are sourced from a reliable, ethical pharmacy, all the way to simply reducing the consumption of various medical resources in your practice. Read on to learn a few more ways that you can take your veterinary practice more green. Continue reading
Looking for Another Way to Go Green With Your Money?
It’s hard to argue with the appeal of a brick and mortar casino. The bright lights, the cocktail servers in their special outfits, the free drinks, the additional amenities, the extra oxygen pumped through the ventilation system to keep you happy at gambling, all these brilliant bits add up to a great casino experience – one in which you may not really mind parting with most of the contents of your wallet.
But the casino experience comes with a greater expense than you may not have considered: the cost to the environment. Continue reading