25 Jun '11, 11pm

8 Ways to Compost - By Sami Grover, TreeHugger Want to compost, but not sure where to start? Confused about the di...

8 Ways to Compost - By Sami Grover, TreeHugger Want to compost, but not sure where to start? Confused about the di...

Want to compost, but not sure where to start? Confused about the difference between hot compost and cold compost? Considering worm composting, or perhaps even grub composting? Whether you have a gigantic garden and oodles of time and energy, or a balcony and an overbooked schedule, there is a composting technique that is right for you. Here’s a tour of the most common—and some more unusual—forms of composting. Feel free to share your own tips with readers in the comments . Hot Composting By creating conditions where microorganisms thrive, hot composting generates significant amounts of heat—enough, in fact, to warm a shower with compost or even cook on your compost heap . Hot composting is not rocket science, and it doesn’t require expensive equipment or capital outlay. But it does need some careful attention, and the ability to gather significant amounts of the right kind...

Full article: http://www.care2.com/greenliving/8-ways-to-compost.html

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Get prepared: 8 ways you can green your Fourth of July

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earth911.com 26 Jun '11, 5pm

This Fourth of July, make sure you and your fellow party goers remember to keep Mother Nature in mind while you celebrate....

4 Refreshing Ways to Start Your Day: – Tune in to positive energy even before you step out of bed. Cup yo...

4 Refreshing Ways to Start Your Day: – Tune in ...

care2.com 25 Jun '11, 6pm

– Tune in to positive energy even before you step out of bed. Cup your palms and hold them up to your gaze.Feel the energy...

8 Beauty Tips with Strawberries: Have we ever picked a luscious crop of strawberry beauty tips for you! Those pr...

8 Beauty Tips with Strawberries: Have we ever p...

care2.com 25 Jun '11, 12am

By Cait Johnson, author of Earth, Water, Fire, and Air (Skylight Paths, 2003). Have we ever picked a luscious crop of stra...

5 Ways to Add Years to Your Life:

5 Ways to Add Years to Your Life:

care2.com 25 Jun '11, 10pm

By Allison Granell, Men’s Health 1. Next Time You’re Asked “Soup or Salad?” Order the Salad +2 years Italian researchers f...

10 Delicious Homemade Ice Pop Recipes | Care2 Healthy & Green Living: Ice pops have artificial coloring, flavori...

10 Delicious Homemade Ice Pop Recipes | Care2 H...

care2.com 25 Jun '11, 12am

Ah, ice pops. What kid hasn’t spent part of summer vacation indulging in these fruity, drippy treats? Whether it was the B...

5 Ways To Age Gracefully and Healthfully

5 Ways To Age Gracefully and Healthfully

planetgreen.discovery.com 25 Jun '11, 6am

Most of us say we would like to age gracefully . But the concept seems pretty much out of our hands or in the hands of a p...