Federal scientists analyzed the water in 25 U.S. water facilities. In nine of the facilities, they found traces of 21 chemicals in the water. Of those 21 there were 18 unregulated chemicals which included solvents.
What can I say that hasn’t already been said, a thousand times, and a thousand times better? I can only add my voice to the growing litany of those who are struggling to save and protect the Ocean from the ravages of ‘civilization.’ The forces that are hell-bent on destroying the planet seem beyond the reach of reasoned argument, and nearly free of regulation. […]
Earth Day Special
by Carla Janzen
As a child I remember our family being very thrifty with water. I have great memories of going to my Grandmother’s house in the 50’s. Bath night was quite a ritual of events. My Mom and Aunt’s would pump water at the kitchen sink, heat it up on the stove and haul it to the big ole claw legged tub. We had a rotation of youngest to oldest and I was often the winner of first place. With each new person bathing more hot water was added to the tub. At the end of the evening the water was hauled out to water the garden, trees or the ditch.
Do You Love Your Morning Shower? […]
Consuming clean water is important. I know how important it is for my health to be drinking pure, clean water without the chemicals. I rarely drink tap water for that reason. I actually get stomach aches from fluoridated water. But there are others that our tap water would be a life safer.
What is even more important is the state of the water in third world countries. It is sad to think that there are children that have no choice. They have to drink very dirty water and often get very ill from the bacteria, parasites and sometimes even die. […]
It's important how we start our day. The body has been in repair mode and the digestive system hopefully has had a rest. It's almost like we have done a mini fast since our last evening meal. I learned that it is good for the body to drink a cup of warm or hot water first thing without anything in it. It is the best way to break-the-fast from the night and cleanse. Water is the most important powerfood for our body.