'Lotus' (India)

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Hanukkah Gelt and Fair Trade Gift Ideas

Hanukkah Gelt and Fair Trade Gift Ideas Either way you spell it, Hanukkah is quickly approaching.  When is Chanukah? Chanukah is Dec. 16 – 24, 2014. Check the dates as they are based on the Hebrew Calendar.  Hanukkah is a Jewish holiday festival known as the Festival of Lights. The story goes, there wasn’t enough […]

Value of our Ecosystem

Amazon Rainforest, Largest Ecosystem on Earth “A group of prominent ecologists and economists, led by Dr. Robert Costanza, joined forces to estimate the value of 17 ecosystem services worldwide and came up with a conservative estimate that their value was at least equal to the global gross national product.” (1) An ecosystem is an area […]