Indigenous Canadians in Water Crisis as Nestlé Drains A Million Gallons a Day From Their Land

April 10, 2019 at 6:22 pm

Native Americans in Ontario are living with dried up, contaminated wells and no running water, while Nestle extracts nearly a million gallons of water a day from their reservation.

Lokarenhtha Thomas and son who gets rashes from lack of clean water. Credit: Jennifer Roberts for the Guardian

ALDI Pledges 100% Compostable or Recyclable Packaging by 2025

April 8, 2019 at 11:22 pm

ALDI becomes first grocery store to promise to switch to all compostable or recyclable packaging on all products

Kroger Says Goodbye to Plastic Shopping Bags

April 8, 2019 at 10:00 pm

Paper or paper? Or, better yet, bring your own bag to Harris Teeter, Ralph’s and other Kroger-owned stores. Soon, plastic won’t be an option

Florida Lifts Ban on Front-Yard Vegetable Gardens

April 8, 2019 at 1:26 pm

Florida passes law saying cities can’t stop people from growing food on their own property, even in their front yards

Credit: Todd Anderson New York Times, Orlando couple will now be able to keep vegetable garden

Caribou Officially Extinct in the Lower 48 States

April 4, 2019 at 2:49 pm

The last of America’s wild reindeer has been placed in captivity

Study: Having Fewer Toys Makes Children More Imaginative and Intelligent

April 2, 2019 at 3:29 pm

De-cluttering children’s playrooms boosts creativity and cognitive development, study finds

Blue Java Bananas Taste Just Like Vanilla Ice Cream

March 31, 2019 at 2:34 pm

Perhaps the best bananas in the world, “ice cream bananas” melt in your mouth and taste like vanilla… AND they can be grown in colder climates across much of the United States!

Chuck Norris Sues 11 Pharmaceutical Companies for “Poisoning” and “Almost Killing” His Wife

March 30, 2019 at 3:33 pm

Taking on a new class of criminals, Walker, Texas Ranger goes after Big Pharma

SWAT Team Breaks Into Family Home to “Rescue,” AKA Kidnap, Toddler With a Fever

March 29, 2019 at 9:44 pm

Lawmaker says CPS has gone “too far,” knocking down family’s  door with guns drawn because parents didn’t take toddler with fever to the emergency room after doctor’s visit

How to Make Sparkling Dandelion Mead

March 28, 2019 at 5:38 pm

Celebrate spring with a new twist on the “nectar of the gods”