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Mortality, the Basics

or Thirteen Tips for Beating Back Death — Stick Optional I woke up the other day with a Blood Sweat and Tears song, When I Die, in my head, one of those songs from childhood that stick with you like … Continue reading

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Water-Conscious Ways to Create an Eco-Friendly Landscape

Enjoy this post on water conservation courtesy of Green Life Blue Water contributor, Mark Harris: Saving water goes beyond turning off the tap before your lawn floods. In fact, conserving water goes far deeper than throttling back your water bill. … Continue reading

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Corporate Conscience – We Are the World Blogfest

Corporate America joins the fight in reducing plastic ocean waste. If you’ve been following this blog for even a little bit of time, you know I consider plastic, especially single-use plastics, one of the more detrimental products of modern life. … Continue reading

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Happy World Oceans Day

[Sunset Beach, Cape May, NJ] Today is World Oceans Day! Like humans who are about 70% water, oceans cover 70% of the earth. In all likelihood, life emerged from the primordial soup, from the oceans to the swamps, bogs, marshes … Continue reading

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Born to Run

Well I got this guitar and I learned how to make it talk.Bruce Springsteen, Thunder Road We all have stories to tell. Some may seem more important, depending on the teller and the telling, more alluring, more entertaining, more profound, … Continue reading

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The Downstairs Girl

by Corinna Wang Speaking of environmental and social justice issues — there’s a lot going on, and while we are busy dealing with the hustle and bustle of our ADLs — activities of daily living — we may not always … Continue reading

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Happy Mother’s Day!

Jesus said mother I couldn’t stay another day longer He flies right by and leaves a kiss upon her face While the Angels are singing his praises in a blaze of glory Mary stays behind and starts cleaning up the … Continue reading

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Mycelium á la Hermes

You all know how much I love the idea of mushrooms replacing plastic packaging, mushrooms that eat plastics, and mushrooms as a meat substitute, but what about mushrooms as a high-end handbag by Hermés? Interested?  Read on about how Hermés … Continue reading

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Eco-Friendly Cleaning Tricks and Holistic Home Organization Advice

a/k/a The Green Clean Please enjoy this blog post on eco-friendly cleaning by Mark Harris, an occasional contributor to Green Life Blue Water and one of the contributors to the free DIY eco site, Awareness Toolkits. Thanks, Mark. A clean, … Continue reading

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The State of the Earth – 2021

Make Earth Day Every Day April 22 — Earth Day.  I was leafing through an oversized magazine a friend gave me when she retired entitled,Earth Week ’70,published in 1970 as the Official Publication of the Philadelphia Earth Week Committee.  At … Continue reading

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