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  Indoor plants are popular right now. Glorious photos of green vegetation brightening a sunny living room or hanging in the doorways of a greenhouse are populating social media posts and inspiring our interior design choices. You needn't be an avid...

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How many news reports have emphasized the numerous benefits of nature on our mental health and physical wellbeing? Too many to count and more than enough to cause anxiety for all the hours spent indoors. It's funny how we humans...

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If something as simple as a plant could bring health and fortune into your home or business, would you procure the magical talisman?  The Most Popular House Plant Dracena sanderiana or Lucky Bamboo is one of the most popular house plants...

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“All living things contain a measure of madness that moves them in strange, sometimes inexplicable ways. This madness can be saving; it is part and parcel of the ability to adapt. Without it, no species would survive.” Life of Pi...

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Our first six months of living on the road was a shakedown expedition. When we converted a 2004 Chevy truck into our tiny living quarters, we knew the basics needed to live comfortably in the wilderness. The list included a...

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  Did you know that Yellowstone National Park is located above a molten hot magma chamber nearly the size of the island of Oahu?  Yes, it's true. The Yellowstone caldera that formed most of the iconic features inside Yellowstone National...

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