Archive for the ‘Eco’ Category

Despite the average standard of living in North America, almost 750,000 people are living on the streets of America at any given time, plus 300,000 in Canada. Summer weather creates its own issues, but the serious (sometimes mortal) danger for homeless individuals is extremely cold weather. In Toronto, an alert is issued when the weather […]

Home Sweet Home

Posted: 17th January 2009 by Tammy in Design, Eco, Eureka!, Sights

I do love to be inspired by innovative thinking, aesthetically appealing design, and thoughtful solutions that are kind to the environment, and I recently ran across something that seems to fit ALL THREE of those categories! Check out this eye-catching housing design that purports to be energy efficient, cost effective to construct, and good for […]

Blowin’ In The Wind

Posted: 29th October 2008 by Tammy in Eco, Marketing, Politics

Zoom, Zoom, Zoom!

Posted: 5th August 2008 by Tammy in Eco, Eureka!

As much as I care about lessening my impact on the environment, you’d think my car would be a hybrid already. It’s not. Kick me already, will you? In February 2007 when an uninsured driver slammed into me at an icy t-bone (ouch!) I shed a few tears, knowing that my 11 year love affair […]