The city of Los Angeles recently announced that it had acquired 1,000 55-gallon syrup barrels and rain barrel conversion kits from Coca-Cola, with the goal of repurposing those barrels and distributing them for free to residential customers.
If you're thinking of hosting a sizable group of family and friends for Thanksgiving, it's not too early to start planning it now. Between the cleaning and the shopping, the prepping and the cooking, there's a lot to organize between now and then, but you can do it!
While summer has always been a season to get outside and explore the world, fall feels like a time to cozy up and nestle in with family and friends. It's a beautiful time for reflection and relaxation before winter actually begins and the year officially ends.
Science is now telling us how and why portable plants can perk us up and actually make us more productive at work --; up to 15% more productive than an office environment stripped clean of any greenery.
California became the first state in the nation to ban plastic grocery bags today when Gov. Jerry Brown signed legislation authored by a pair of Southland legislators that will prohibit large stores from using the sacks beginning in July.
Tiny homes are all the rage these days, and it's no longer unusual to hear about folks giving up their 2,000-square-foot suburban homes for DIY cabins, RVs and campers, modular homes, container homes, and other diminutive dwellings.
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