Want to help in Australia but lack cash? Make a marsupial pouch

https://www.theguardian.com/australia-news/2020/jan/07/australia-wildfires-animals-shelters-knitting Kangaroo pouches, koala mittens: knitters unite to aid animals in Australia fires Volunteers worldwide create shelters for wildlife such as baby marsupials that need pouches to grow Kari Paul Tue 7 Jan 2020 19.40 ESTLast modified on Tue 7 Jan 2020 23.35 EST  A kangaroo in a homemade pouch during the Australia fires. Photograph: Courtesy of Heather McMurray … Continue reading Want to help in Australia but lack cash? Make a marsupial pouch

Celebrating on New Year’s Eve can kill

This article discusses the effects of bullets fired into the air or carelessly. They retain the power to kill as they travel beyond their originally intended location. Do remember also that the shots and fireworks scare animals and make them truly miserable. Are they really that essential? https://amp.kansascity.com/news/business/health-care/article238725368.html

Don't pre-rinse before adding to dishwasher — really

The question is.... do you believe this? https://www.mashed.com/180769/the-biggest-mistake-youre-making-with-your-dishwasher/ The biggest mistake you're making with your dishwasherDishwasher ShutterstockBy Maria Scinto Remember the Cascade commercial where a cute little girl in overalls gets snarky about her mom washing all the dishes before she puts them in the dishwasher, and then washing them again if they "come out … Continue reading Don't pre-rinse before adding to dishwasher — really

Mated golden eagles migrate separately but find each other

https://wfpl.org/golden-eagles-harper-and-athena-reunite-in-bernheim/ Golden Eagles Harper And Athena Reunite In Bernheim By Ryan Van Velzer Energy and Environment December 5, 2019 Just ten days apart, a pair of golden eagles have reunited after flying almost 1,700 miles on separate migration routes from the Canadian wilderness to their winter range in Bernheim Forest. Athena the golden eagle departed … Continue reading Mated golden eagles migrate separately but find each other

Be gentle to your hair rather than just spending more money

Hair products don't need to be expensive. Many of the problems that people have with their hair are created by washing too often with water that's too hot. Using a drugstore shampoo can be all you need. I've used the final product listed for some time with my color treated hair. My color holds. My … Continue reading Be gentle to your hair rather than just spending more money

Are Uber and Lyft different in protecting their riders?

I've had one driver after another say that they drive for both alternative taxi companies. Somehow tho, Uber maintains the sort of culture in which sexual assault is either accepted or not punished. Am perfectly happy sticking with Lyft. Of course the eventual release of Lyft statistics may show I'm making a big mistake. https://www.npr.org/2019/12/05/785037245/uber-received-nearly-6-000-u-s-sexual-assault-claims-in-past-2-yearsContinue reading Are Uber and Lyft different in protecting their riders?