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It was a bit cloudy early in the morning yesterday with a possibility of rain. Checked the weather forecast and there was a 70–100% chance of rain.

And boy did it rain.

Around noon it started to pour down. It was already cold and windy to begin with, but now I have to get wet on top of that.

The rain isn’t all that bad if you look at it from a different angle. Rain is a part of Earth’s water cycle. The water from the clouds replenish the plants below and refills the underground rivers and reservoirs .

It’s…

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How many of you struggle to get rid of junk food?

I was there with you.

I used to eat fast food like Wendys and McDonalds. Sodas were a big one for me as well. I realized this diet was not healthy and put me at risk with health problems like heart disease.

I knew this wasn’t going an easy change. This was a lifestyle change that needed to happen.

Here are the steps I took to switch to a plant-based diet.

Step One: Pick A Cheat Day

It’s damn near impossible to quit cold turkey. …

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I wish upon this dandelion for humans to have a spiritual connection with nature. To respect her and cherish her. To appreciate everything she gives us. To protect her children and not destroy her body.

I wish upon this dandelion for humans to work alongside nature. We should create our homes and other structures from materials found in nature. No more concrete jungles.

I wish upon this dandelion for us to have access to clean sources of energy. Whether from the sun, water, wind, or a combination of all the sources available. …

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Do you find the sport of golf relaxing?

I never played 18-hole golf before, but I have gone to a gold range like Top Golf with some friends in Houston.

I had a lot of fun and I’m sure it would be the same amount of fun on the golf course. From what I can tell living close to one, the people playing are having a great time.

You’re out in nature with the sun shining bright with no clouds in the sky, cool breeze hitting your face, and spending time with friends. …

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I cut out meat like pork and beef from my diet months ago when I found out they were bad for my health. Numerous studies and research have found that eating meat like beef and pork are the leading causes of diseases like heart disease, diabetes, and high blood pressure. Clearly, consuming these animal products isn’t healthy for our bodies.

There’s an understanding now that eating meat is bad for our bodies and switching to a plant-based diet is much better for us. However, does shutting down the production of meat and dairy have an effect on the environment? …

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Feel like you aren’t going enough to clean the environment?

We do everything we can to make sure our homes are clean. We mop, sweep, vacuum, and dust. However, we seem to fall behind when it comes to cleaning the planet.

We leave trash all over the streets, dump plastic in our oceans, and emit a lot of carbon dioxide to poison our air. We need to do better.

We need to clean up our planet like we clean up our houses. What can we do to clean our planet? …

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It would be great to travel in an RV. You have everything you need from a bedroom to a kitchen and a bathroom. Great way to save some money from paying rent or a mortgage.

The only problem is RVs needing to be hooked up to shore power or a generator when not traveling. Also having to stay in RV parks is pretty limiting to people that want to stay elsewhere.

People with RVs want to live off-grid, away from city life and out in the wilderness. Two companies came together to give you the RV of your dreams.

Living…

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We have apps that track how many steps we take a day. Apps that track our health metrics, where we lost our keys or wallets, and even track what our children are doing on their phones.

But what about an app that can track your personal carbon footprint in real-time? And what if that app was funded by an oil company? Say hello to VYVE.

VYVE tracks your carbon footprint whether you travel by car, bus, or train. …

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Our planet is being bombarded every day with pollutants coming from our factories, power plants, and cars. These activities are causing the climate to deteriorate at an alarming rate. We need to move to a cleaner, more sustainable source of energy. When we think of clean energy for our cars, electric cars with a battery comes to mind. But there is another source we can use to power our cars and trucks. That source is hydrogen.

Hydrogen power is a cleaner alternative to gasoline we use today. At one time it was predicted to be the future of energy. Hydrogen…

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We’re in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic. The virus has affected and killed many people throughout the year, especially people with preexisting conditions.

The question that comes to mind is: Can a plant-based diet protect people from COVID-19? The answer, switching to a plant-based diet can help protect you from COVID-19.

Plenty of research has been conducted on the health benefits of a plant-based diet and the results are stunning. Having a plant-based diet is connected to lower chances of heart disease, diabetes, hypertension, stroke, and cancer. …

James Green

Know thyself to better thyself. We need nature and nature doesn’t need us. Better health, self, and living

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