This Is The Next Innovation In Building Design – In Three Minutes

Posted on Jul 27, 2017
This Is The Next Innovation In Building Design – In Three Minutes

Sometimes it’s difficult to get people to embrace change. One happy exception is the adoption of the LEED building standard. Developed by the U.S. Green Building Council in just the past 13 years, it’s now the standard for energy-saving, cost-efficient building the United States. It provides rating systems for everything from design to maintenance to […]

Serving Up a Summer Blog Salad

Posted on Jul 20, 2017
Serving Up a Summer Blog Salad

So many plant related news items cross my desk that make me say “huh” or “really?” or “wow.” Or “you’ve got to be (kidding) me!” I had to clean up that sentence using “kidding” for our family-friendly blog but you get the idea. Let me catch you up on a few of them while I’m […]

Good Earth Plants’ Top Ten Indoor Plants Safe for Your Pets

Posted on Jul 13, 2017
Good Earth Plants’ Top Ten Indoor Plants Safe for Your Pets

Americans love their pets. They’re family to many of us. It’s estimated that 78 million dogs and 85.8 million cats are owned in the United States. Approximately 44% of all households in the U.S. have a dog, and 35% have a cat. When your animals are your family, keeping them safe becomes a top priority. […]

The Green Fix for Good Health

Posted on Jul 6, 2017
The Green Fix for Good Health

One of the best things about celebrating the Fourth of July is that everyone in Washington D.C. stops what they are doing to join in on parades, fireworks, and barbecues like the rest of us. But they’re now back at work. Healthcare reform remains at the top of the agenda. Don’t worry, I’m not going […]