Year: 2016

3 Benefits of Leafy Greens

Going green when it comes to your diet may take a bit of time getting used to but you can guarantee that everything will pay off in the end. Check out the following benefits you can reap from eating leafy greens. Preserve Vision Health Leafy greens such as mustard greens, dandelion, kale, and Swiss chard are good sources of zeaxanthin and carotenoids lutein that helps filter the high-energy light that can cause damage to your eyes. Zeaxanthin and lutein reduces the discomfort that is caused by glare which will then decrease the risk of acquiring cataracts, as well as...

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Human Practices Which Leads To Climate Change

People think that just because you’re at home, you’re doing fine and good but you’re not. Did you know that burning plastic bag could harm our ozone layer? There’s a substance which makes a plastic a contributor to climate change. Plastic bottles, envelopes, Styrofoam, plastic cups, and all materials which are made up of plastic can lead to climate change. Throwing plastic bottles every after use is one of the practices humans are constantly doing. Also, burning plastic bags at home is one of our wrong doings. You shouldn’t burn plastics instead we have to recycle such materials. Recycling...

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The Green Thumb

As other people say, there are only few people who are gifted with the green thumb. And the person who has the green thumb can make the plants grow easily and strong. They are the ones who likes to plant to preserve the environment. But, other people to plant, with enough perseverance and determination, they will truly learn how to do it. They will be able to learn the basic techniques on how to make the plant grow and make them healthy. Yes, they will experience failures but they must overcome it. Nowadays, gardening is quite an essential part...

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The Do’s and Don’ts of Caring the Plants 

People must be aware that gardening is quite important and valuable to the environment. That’s why, people must observe on how they are going to do it without harming other people and plants in their surroundings. They must be responsible enough to the plants that they are planting and on how to protect them. People must be observant to do the proper and improper way of planting or gardening. They must be careful in planting or gardening. They must be gentle enough with the plants or crops in their surroundings. They must be able to protect their plants from...

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Aeration, One of the Basics of Gardening

Who wouldn’t be mesmerized by the luscious green leaves, the teeming fruits that tickles your salivary glands or the blooming flowers that warms the heart?  Truly, gardening is such a rewarding hobby with lots of hard work. Aeration is the process of making the soil  less compacted. This is done in order to enhance the fertility of the soil and improve the nutrient and water  absorption of the roots of the plants for a healthier growth. Aeration can either be done manually using some basic tools like a spade or a shovel for smaller gardens or mechanically for larger...

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