You can get 5% cash back on grocery store purchases between January and March with the Chase Freedom credit card. list of stores that do and do not qualify
The Discover credit card offers 5% cash back on gasoline puchases between January and March.
will probably have electric cars with a 200 mile range for around
$30,000 in about 2 years. Here's what GM has been working on.
may end up throwing out all your BPA free plastic bottles after you
listen to this. Jump to 15:20 (the first little dot) for the story.
If you want to eat healthier and want
to try plant based foods, lots of new restaurants are opening. Native Foods Cafe is opening 200
restaurants in the U.S. They have opened two in DC and one in Falls Church, with one to follow in Fairfax. Soupergirl
has a second location, this one is in DC. Soupergirl does not use any
GMO ingredients and is Kosher. You can find their soups in many health
food stores in the area. The
Randy Radish has a food truck serving the area; they also don't use
any GMO's. The Vegetable
Garden has reopened; now they are in Silver Spring.
Unbroken, directed by Angelie
Joiie, opened Dec. 25.
Puppy Bowl Feb. 1 (see the puppies train)
a way to increase the number of bees (that pollinate our food crops) that
are dying. NRDC says
we stand to lose as much as $15 billion in agricultral crops if bees
disappear. Who would have thought the thing that might save the entire
agricultral system is ... flowers? You can buy these little "seedles"
for as little as about $9.00; you just throw them where you want
wildflower, and nature does the rest. This would make a great project
for schools, scouts or churches.
this bulb at Home Depot save
if you buy 4
Green Festival June 5-7
Toyota is expected to begin selling a fuel cell vehicle
in 2015. This is zero polluting, fueled by compressed hydrogen, refuels
in a few minutes and has a range of about 300 miles. The price in Japan
is about $69,000, so that gives us a ballpark price for the US.
California has a small network
of refueling stations, so this is a logical place for initial sales.
Switching to clean electric power is
quick and easy. If you live in DC or MD, you can switch through Ethical
Electical. If you live in VA, go to Dominion
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guide for the DC area