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Between the Lines: Rethinking the Bucket List

ColumnConscious life, hear me roar. When I was 19, living in Italy and then backpacking Europe, I re-entered my life back here in the States with a whole new perspective on what I would want from the future. Oh, I could envision this virgin bucket list and sitting here writing […]

H2O Solutions for Hot Dogs

The dog days of summer can be tough times for canines. Dogs can get dehydrated quickly in hot weather, so it’s extremely important to give them water when exercising or playing outside. Since giving your dog water from your bottle, or finagling a way to give your pooch access to […]

Stimulus Bill Paves the Way for a Greener Future

A nearly $800 billion stimulus package passed by our lawmakers contains incentives for we the people not just to follow our hearts, but also good common sense in preparing for the future that awaits us. The thinking is reducing energy waste and investing in alternative fuels go hand-in-hand with reviving […]

Not Quite 10 Stories (Okay, 8) We’ve Got Our Eyes On

Sometimes it’s fun to snitch on an editorial meeting. Leak what’s in the hopper, float some trial balloons, show a little leg. There are always meaningful stories in play beyond the latest solar-powered e-reader or bamboo coffeepot. And in an effort to expose ourselves a little, here’s a look at […]

This Seriously Massive NASA Photo Will Blow Your Mind [Video]

How small are we really? Just have a peek at the largest NASA photo ever taken–a super-high resolution image of Andromeda from Hubble–and feel how incredibly vast the universe is. It is simply breathtaking.  Find Jill on Twitter @jillettinger Related on EcoSalon Consciousness and Compassion in Our (Simulated) Universe The […]

Your Potential…Unveiled

Your potential…unveiled. “Whatever you think you can do or believe you can do, begin it. Action has magic, grace and power in it.” -Johann Wolfgang von Goethe Love quotes? Get one sent to you daily! Sign up for The Daily Dose. Image: navicore

20 Unusual Ways to Use Cinnamon

Cinnamon steps out of its fragrant box. Nothing reminds us of the holidays quite like cinnamon does. But why restrict the aroma to Christmas cookies and wreath decorations? Cinnamon is one of the world’s oldest-known spices and is regarded to have healing properties by many cultures. Many of its benefits […]

The Friday 5: Swinging Singles Edition

It’s not what you think. Swinging singles? Just by its very sound it seems unsustainable, as if one person can have so much fun, an item should only have a single use or, god forbid, it might take more than one person to save the world. This week’s Friday Five […]

It’s Time to Get Serious about Overfishing

We need to save our oceans, and quickly. The most recent and widely cited report on fisheries predicts a complete global fisheries collapse by 2048 and asserts that ninety percent of large fish such as tuna and swordfish are already gone. Other than the people using seafood wallet cards and […]

Are Meditation Studios the Soul Cycle of Om?

We had to see it coming, right? A more efficient way to a peaceful mind. Meditation studios may be the best new way to get your om on. You have Soul Cycle for quick and effective fitness. Drybar offers blowouts on the fly. Juice Stop means no dealing with (or […]

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Bulldog and Bulls Smooch Through Fence [Video]

Oh, hey. Have you seen anything cute today? No? Well, here’s a video of a bulldog and some bulls to fill your cute quota. Basically, this video just contains one thing: bulls kissing a bulldog, and a bulldog kissing back. You’re welcome. Related on EcoSalon No Puppy Should Ever Have […]

Venezuelan Coffee Basically Doesn’t Exist Anymore

If you’ve ever sipped on Venezuelan coffee, consider yourself lucky. Venzeula’s coffee industry has been in a steep decline in the last several decades. Once prized for its coffee including varieties from the Maracaibos port and Caracas (named after the capital city) of the country’s eastern mountains, Venezuela now makes […]

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The Mexican Gray Wolf Needs You: Speak Up for the Essential Lobo

#LoboWeek, March 23 – 29, will harness the power of social media to educate the public about threats to the survival of the critically endangered Mexican gray wolf, or lobo, the most genetically distinct gray wolf subspecies in North America. Advocating for wolves’ rights to live as they should—wild, free […]

8 Nuggets of Wisdom from the ‘Advanced Style’ Ladies

I just watched what, in my humble opinion, is likely one of the best documentaries available on Netflix. Its title is “Advanced Style,” and it’s something I feel compelled to share with every woman I know. “Advanced Style” opens on a gentleman with a camera, seeking out well-dressed older women […]

This Seriously Massive NASA Photo Will Blow Your Mind [Video]

How small are we really? Just have a peek at the largest NASA photo ever taken–a super-high resolution image of Andromeda from Hubble–and feel how incredibly vast the universe is. It is simply breathtaking.  Find Jill on Twitter @jillettinger Related on EcoSalon Consciousness and Compassion in Our (Simulated) Universe The […]