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Is hitting your child acceptable? What is the difference in “spanking” and “hitting”?  Two moms, from two continents share their viewpoints and observations.  Do they have all the answers? No, we’re fairly sure no mom could possibly, but we do believe in the power of conversation.  We believe we can collectively encourage better practices through […]

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Just a week after Hurricane Harvey caused widespread destruction and loss of precious lives in Houston, Texas, Hurricane Irma is roaring from the Caribbean Islands towards Florida, promising to be even deadlier. These hurricanes have confirmed that climate change is not a faraway threat, it is an immediate danger that is threatening the lives of […]

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All those impacted by Hurricane Harvey along the Texas coast are in our thoughts and prayers.  We are still trying to grasp the impact this natural disaster has made in Texas, but we know for sure almost every one of us can contribute in some way, big or small, from near or far.  We’re compiling […]

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Today, the state of Tamil Nadu, India boasts of an impressive green cover- thanks to the tireless efforts and hard work put in by the volunteers of Project GreenHands. PGH is an ecological initiative undertaken by the international non-profit, volunteer-run organization Isha Foundation with the mission of increasing the state’s forest cover to 33%. It […]

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It is 2017. In this time and age of plenty, no one should be dying of starvation… Not when hundreds of tons of food waste ends up in landfills on a daily basis in the more fortunate parts of the world. But shockingly, millions of people today are facing one of the worst famines in […]

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The term ‘sustainability’ is quite in vogue these days, with everyone from big corporate houses to small businesses talking about this relatively new concept. But do you know what sustainability actually means? Sustainability: Meaning Simply put, sustainability is the process of living one’s life with minimal impact on the environment. It is the act of […]

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Working from home can be pretty lonely at times. There are moments when you desperately need to share your latest success with someone or just need someone to talk to in order to release some stress. Being cooped up in your bedroom office for endless hours can often be a little daunting. Enter the new […]

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Where is the Global Green Building Industry Headed? Study Finds Global Green Building is Expected to Double by 2018. The global green building is expected to double every three years, according to a Dodge Data & Analytics World Green Building Trends 2016 SmartMarket Report? Conducted in 70 countries, the report found that emerging economies like China, India […]

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