21. June 2014 18:14
Disclosure: I received a gift card as compensation and a gift card for a giveaway for my review of Whole Food Market Carrollwood Share the Buzz event, and my relationship with the Tampa Bay Bloggers. The opinions shared are my own.
I have an undergraduate degree and a graduate degree in Environmental Science (not to mention an undergraduate degree in Marine Biology.) I even worked for many years as an Environmental Scientist. I know firsthand the importance of honeybees to our... [More]
19. June 2014 17:13
The artificial leaf is the solution to Global Warming. It is the key to synthesizing hydrocarbon fuels cheaply and cleanly. Please share this article with your friends, family, congressman, president. Anyone that will listen. You can help to change the world. [More]
17. June 2014 19:27
My daughter's are active in Girl Scouts, and for their 3rd consecutive year they will be attending a week long residential summer camp program!!
They'll be at Camp Scoutcrest which is located on beautiful Crescent Lake in Odessa, just 24 miles from Tampa. Core programs include sailing, canoeing, kayaking, waterskiing, tubing and wake boarding. Certified lifeguards and instructors ensure safety on the lake, while counselors provide creative encouragement and excitement on land.
All campers ... [More]
17. June 2014 18:27
I am a Florida girl. I spend A LOT of time in the sun. Some people (my husband, my mom, my sister) would probably say TOO much time in the sun, but I can't help it. It recharges me. I feel my best when I've got a nice tan, and enjoy feeling the sun's rays on my skin.
In 2000 I had a pretty big skin cancer removed from my upper left thigh. It left a pretty nasty scar. But even that hasn't prevented me from going in the sun.
In early May I was putting my nightly moisturizer on my face and was rub... [More]
15. June 2014 05:52
There is one aspect about death that sends shivers down my spine, it's that I might wake up somewhere afterwards. When my time comes I really want to just die, just end, be gone for good and ready for Viking nirvana. I don't want to spend eternity talking about the weather, football, politics or fighting in Valhalla. If there was good music in heaven, and a way to create my own, then maybe I would reconsider. Either way I don't believe I have a choice in the matter so I choose not to dwell, unless I am creating a website or post about dying well. [More]