Animals in Distress: Some Helpful Guidelines.

Elephant Journal

Animal Rights (Vegan, Pets, Wildlife) Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Family, Youth, Enlightened Education Green WAYLON: Today Only animal cruelty animal welfare animals in distress animals in the wild guidelines helping distressed animals human interventionWhen we see an animal in distress, we want to help.

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Eco Friendly Gift Guidelines

Environmental News Network

As my “gift” to ENN blog readers I have put together a short set of guidelines to help you come up with the “perfect gift”. With the holidays just a short distance away everyone seems to be rushing around trying to find the perfect gift. Looking for a gift that provides maximum personal impact but minimal environmental impact can be hard. Especially smaller ticket gift items for people you don’t really know like Secret Santas, Coworkers, long lost cousins, or brothers girlfriends.


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The Journey: Spiritual Guidelines for Life.

Elephant Journal

Homepages (Gold Tabs)* Adventure Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Conscious Consumerism (Sustainable Business) Free Content to Partners Health & Wellness Inspiring (Wow) Non-New-Agey Spirituality (Religion, Philosophy) buddhism Chakra david g arenson david g arenson nd freedom guidebook guidelines for life journey life-lessons metamorphosis naturopath philosophy shambhala spiritual lessons symbolism the journey wisdom Life didn''t come with a guidebook.

Life 76

How to Deal with What You Feel: 4 Breakthrough Guidelines for Facing Difficult Times.

Elephant Journal

Health & Wellness emotions experiences feelings guidelines present moment Just when it seemed like things were going smoothly and in the direction that you wanted, bam! You get hit with the unexpected and even the unimaginable.

2015 87

New Nutritional Guidelines Ignore Food Sustainability


This week the Obama administration announced that food sustainability, including recommending less meat for the sake of the environment, will not be factored into this year’s edition Read More The post New Nutritional Guidelines Ignore Food Sustainability appeared first on Ecorazzi. Well, this is disappointing.

2015 57

Guest Post: Guidelines to Sterilize Baby Toys

Hug a Tree with Me

You can sell off old and used toys of your grown-up children. Many secondhand shops and yard sales offer great deals on used toys. However, before you sell them off, do not forget to wash and sterilize them. This will remove bacteria and other infections from the toys. General procedure for cleaning Take a bowl or bucket. Fill it up with 1 gallon of water. Add 1 cup of bleaching powder Take a soft sponge and dip it in the bleach mixture. Wipe the toy with this sponge.

2013 100

Guidelines for chairing an AERE session at the SEA meetings

Environmental Economics

The following guidelines for chairing AERE sessions at the SEA meetings are provided to ensure a smooth running conference.[*]  An attentive, well-prepared session chair can help ensure that the speakers give trouble-free talks and that the audience appreciates the entire session.

2012 126

Suzy Amis Cameron ‘Disgusted’ With New U.S. Dietary Guidelines


Suzy Amis Cameron took to the Huffington Post to write about her disappointment and disgust over the new Dietary Guidelines for America. Dietary Guidelines appeared first on Ecorazzi. Last year, for the first time in its over Read More The post Suzy Amis Cameron ‘Disgusted’ With New U.S. Causes Eats Environment News People Top News Vegan Vegetarian suzy amis cameron

2016 51

New Diet Guidelines Poised to Promote More Plants, Less Meat


With new guidelines for healthy diets set to drop, it looks as if the US government will be advising people to consider the environment when choosing what to eat; a recommendation that Read More The post New Diet Guidelines Poised to Promote More Plants, Less Meat appeared first on Ecorazzi.

2015 57

5 Simple Guidelines for Financial Mindfulness.

Elephant Journal

Here are my five simple realizations about my karmic nemesis. Arts & Culture Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Conscious Consumerism (Sustainable Business) Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) budget money money management spending tips

2015 81

Savings Guidelines to Reduce Your Vacation Expenses in Mount Pleasant, South Carolina

Green Prophet

The post Savings Guidelines to Reduce Your Vacation Expenses in Mount Pleasant, South Carolina appeared first on Green Prophet | Impact News for the Middle East. Having a blast while visiting Mount Pleasant does not always mean you have to spend a fortune. Mount Pleasant is a suburban community in Charleston County in the state of South Carolina. It is the fifth largest municipality in the state, with a recorded population of 67,843 permanent residents as of the 2010 US census.

US Dietary Guidelines Say More Plant-Based Food, Less Sugar


The much anticipated new governmental dietary guidelines have arrived, with some 572 pages of suggestions, initiatives, and health recommendations. Most notably, perhaps, these guidelines – which are set forth every five years by the Departments of Agriculture and Health and Human Services – have for the first time Read More The post US Dietary Guidelines Say More Plant-Based Food, Less Sugar appeared first on Ecorazzi.

6 Guidelines To Create a Successful Life. ~ Carrie Ciula

Elephant Journal

Some time ago, as I was sitting in an airport, waiting for a flight to visit with my brother and his wife, I spotted a poster on the wall unfolding six guidelines for “success.” You and your life are both amazing. Allow yourself to feel amazed by it all right now. Most of the steps [.]. Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Health & Wellness amazement connection fulfillment happiness love purpose release success surrender

2013 80

New Dietary Guidelines One of Many Tools for Protecting Planet

Conservancy Talk

The agencies held a public hearing about the advisory panel’s 571-page report last week and will develop a final set of guidelines later this year. The USDA’s new dietary guidelines recommend eating more plant-based foods, such as these cranberries growing in Alaska. Charlie Ott Based in Science The dietary guidelines point to ensuring food security and long-term access to sufficient food as major reasons to adopt a sustainable diet.

New review guidelines

Environmental Economics

I'm taking this one seriously: President-Elect Mr. Donald Trump has tweeted that he will require all reviewers for all journals and grant agencies to end all reviews with the word “Sad!”. Trump tweeted that all reviewers should be required to select the wording for their reviews from an approved list of words.

2017 109

Re-writing "the book on risk" – Defra launches new guidelines on environmental risk with Cranfield University

Green (Living) Review

To aid the management of such a diverse risk portfolio, Defra has partnered with Cranfield University’s Risk Centre to update government guidelines on environmental risk assessment and management. These updated guidelines should help anyone involved in assessing and managing environmental risks - not just in central government, but across industry and in the environmental consultancies - to do just that. The guidelines are now available online at,

2011 116

Active Design Guidelines

The Green Changemakers

The Active Design Guidelines provides architects and urban designers with a manual of strategies for creating healthier buildings, streets and urban spaces, based on the latest academic research and best practices in the field. The Guidelines includes: Urban design strategies for creating neighborhoods, streets and outdoor spaces that encourage walking, bicycling and active transportation and recreation.

2010 40

Urban Street Design Guidelines

The Green Changemakers

The Urban Street Design Guidelines (USDG) are the implementation tool for planning and designing Charlotte's streets and for providing viable transportation choices for all Charlotteans. The USDG are intended to create "complete" streets--streets that provide capacity and mobility for motorists, while also being safer and more comfortable for pedestrians, cyclists, and neighborhood residents.

Life Cycle Assessment Guidelines

The Green Changemakers

2010 40

16 Guidelines for Life

The Green Changemakers

Tools and Training for a Happy and Meaningful Life Guidelines for Life (Happy Kids) The 16 Guidelines are a set of practical and straightforward tools for developing happiness and meaning in everyday life. Inspired by a seventh-century Tibetan text, the 16 Guidelines are being used by people worldwide to transform problems and create happiness and wellbeing. Humility comes at the beginning of the 16 Guidelines because it is a starting point.

2009 40

Gifted and Talented Pupils: Guidelines for Teachers

The Green Changemakers

The document below sets out non-statutory guidelines to support the teaching of Gifted and Talented learners. The guidelines reflect good practice already taking place in schools throughout Northern Ireland and are consistent with the aims and objectives of the Northern Ireland Curriculum. link] Downloads Gifted and Talented Pupils: Guidelines for Teachers PDF, 2MB Downloadable Forms The following forms are referenced in the Guidelines for Teachers document.

2010 40

The Tao of Dating Revisited: 6 Sex Guidelines for Empowered Humans.

Elephant Journal

Mindful Relationship Tips from an Old Married Lady. Homepages (Gold Tabs)* Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Health & Wellness Inspiring (Wow) Love & Relationships (see below for Sexy) Sexy casual sex commitment dating life partner love lust marriage men partnership relationship sex women

2014 81

New Building Guidelines Proposed to Clean Up City Air


By examining the trajectory and amount of air pollution from a building to its neighbours downwind, Concordia researchers Ted Stathopoulos and Bodhisatta Hajra have come up with environmentally friendly building guidelines for our modern cities. As urban populations expand, downtown buildings are going nowhere but up.

New Guidelines for US WindPower to be Published to Prevent Wildlife Kills


New Guidelines for U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is set to publish new guidelines for wind-power operators, providing them with specific information on how to avoid and minimize danger to wildlife at new wind power sites. Wind Power to be published to Prevent Wildlife Kills. In January, the U.S.

Center Calls for Arctic, Deepwater Drilling Halt Until New Oil Spill Safety Guidelines Implemented

Green (Living) Review

TUCSON, Ariz.— The Center for Biological Diversity Tuesday called for an immediate stop to offshore drilling in the Arctic and all deepwater drilling until new safety requirements outlined in Tuesday’s national oil spill report are implemented. It also called for the withdrawal of the controversial drilling and leasing approvals that were issued in the Arctic and the Gulf of Mexico in the past month as the commission prepared to release its report.

2011 100

Smart Growth Guidelines for Sustainable Design & Development

The Green Changemakers

The guidelines were developed for communities in Connecticut and around the country striving to get development and future growth that result in stronger neighborhoods, protected open space and watersheds, and healthier and more affordable homes. The guidelines also are applied to site-level conceptual plans for development that are featured in a companion report, Together We Can Grow Better: Smart Growth for a Sustainable Region.

2010 40

New diesel engine guidelines and technology cut down emissions by 95 percent


student Gurdas Sandhu from North Carolina State University clearly showcased how improved emission guidelines along with rapid development in technology has led to fewer emissions on roads when it comes to diesel vehicles. And while most would have obviously expected the 2010 trucks with newer guidelines and engines to emit much lower emissions, the cut back and the difference when compared to 1999 models was something simply staggering.

How to make Authentic Connections when Dating Online.

Elephant Journal

Funny Love dating bloopers dating guidelines dating site dos and don'ts of dating first date etiquette ghosting love online dating relationshipsThose of us who want to be in a committed relationship need to get focused and set some codes of conduct that start with us.

2017 63

How we F*ck up the Buddha’s teachings on the 4 Noble Truths.

Elephant Journal

Z ADMIN Spirituality Featured Today 4 noble truths attachment awareness buddhism Buddhist philosophy change dukkha eightfold path four noble truths Gautama Buddha greed guidelines handbook hatred healing ignorance life mindfulness perception spirituality suffering the Buddha truthBuddha was the person who saw our Rubik's Cube for what it is and came out with the solution. Unfortunately, most us were not satisfied with the truth he recognized and explained.

2018 64

There’s One Factor that determines whether Coconut Oil will Help or Harm Us.

Elephant Journal

Food Health & Wellness aha guidelines ayurveda cholesterol cleanse coconut oil coconut oil benefits coconut oil uses gallbladder hdl healthy diet heart health high-fat diet john douillard ldl cholesterol ldl levels liver low carb diet organic coconut oil polyunsaturated PUFAs the american heart association triglycerides what is cholesterolThe American Heart Association (AHA) recently released a statement advising against the use of coconut oil, and the internet went bonkers.

2017 63

Meditation FAQs: Is Meditation Suitable for Everyone?

Elephant Journal

Enlightened Society Health & Wellness Meditation Non New-Agey Spirituality awareness family happiness healing helpful guidelines life meditation Meditation FAQs mental health mental health condition mindfulness self love silent retreat spirituality suppressed trauma ten day retreat witnessing stateNew evidence is also coming to light that suggests that, while uncommon, meditation can trigger negative experiences in people with no history of mental illness.

2017 63

How to Create a High-Performance Team for Your Business. ~ Larry Bangs

Elephant Journal

Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Non-New-Agey Spirituality (Religion, Philosophy) Sustainability (Business, Entrepreneurship, Livelihood) employees guidelines hiring Do the applicant’s personal values line up with the company’s values? Does your business vision and/or your mission light their fire?

2014 69

Eight Guidelines for Urban Design: Keeping Creativity at the Heart of Cities

The Green Changemakers

The buzzword ‘creativity’ comes in handy when making top-down planning strategies sound somewhat more positive, inclusive or even alternative; making them attractive not just to cultural practitioners and publicly funded arts organisations, but also to local residents and businesses who associate creativity with notions of change and innovation. However, this often ignores the fact that creativity cannot be used interchangeably in different contexts.

We Might (or Might Not) Want to Cut back on the Spuds & Here’s Why.

Elephant Journal

Food Health & Wellness Z ADMIN Wellness Featured Today bmj report on potatoes diet dietary guidelines eating well hypertension potato recent study risks versus benefits spuds starch what to eatWe love our potatoes. They show up everywhere, and are often the star on special occasions—mashed for Thanksgiving, baked for Christmas or served up for a birthday breakfast treat as hash browns.

2016 63

Finding the Other Hand: How to Practice Science for Impact

Nature Conservancy - Science

Advice from scientists for scientists: a set of guidelines and principles to help increase the odds that your research will be used to identify, define and solve real-world problems.

2020 64


Environmental Economics

 Apparently the Department of Energy is enforcing language guidelines for funded projects When s**t becomes real.a friend of a friend of a friend posted this to Facebook.

2017 109

Quote of the Day: Global Heating? Climate Crisis?

Environmental Economics

The Guardian has indicated that it is changing its guidelines for writing about climate change :   “We want to ensure that we are being scientifically precise, while also communicating clearly with readers on this very important issue,” said the editor-in-chief, Katharine Viner.

2019 100

Where Are You Birding This Second Weekend of April 2020?

10,000 Birds

” While I wouldn’t recommend getting all your medical advice from the American Birding Association, you can and should follow the ABA Guidelines on Birding and Social Distancing , even if you live in a country that has been far more responsible in efforts to flatten the curve.

2020 197

My benefit-cost analysis reading list for Fall Semester

Environmental Economics

So, I'm using the EPA's  Guidelines for Preparing Economic Analyses  supplemented with the Haab and Whitehead Encyclopedia. EPA Guidelines (Required). Benefit–Cost Analysis, Executive Order 12291, Guidelines for Preparing Economic Analyses, Welfare. I'm teaching benefit-cost analysis this semester. The course is for upper level economics majors (ECO 4660) and non-economics graduate students (ECO 5660). 

2018 100

Friday Beer Post: I thought the English were supposed to be civilised

Environmental Economics

At least, if tough new guidelines on drinking just announced by the UK's chief medical officers are anything to go by. Perhaps timing the announcement to coincide with many Britons' January health kick, the new guidelines suggest that both men and women should regularly drink no more than 14 units of alcohol per week. Guidelines in the U.S. If you feel like you had one too many drinks over the winter holiday season -- you probably did.

2016 126

5 Ways to Undo Hypocrisy in the Wellness World using Yoga’s Moral Code of Ethics.

Elephant Journal

I thought it best to use five of the 10 yamas and niyamas—ethical guidelines that yogis strive to practice and embody—to explain how we can not be hypocrites in the wellness world. Apprentice Thesis Editor's Picks Elephant Academy Enlightened Society Health & Wellness Yoga ahimsa compassion cultural appropriation eight limbs elephant magazine hypocrisy non-harm religion spirituality surrender wellness world yoga teacher

2019 83

Meat Industry Rails Against Pro-Vegan Federal Report


In response to unprecedented dietary guidelines set to be considered by the American government, the meat industry is looking to poke any holes in a pro plant-based diet recommendation. The Read More The post Meat Industry Rails Against Pro-Vegan Federal Report appeared first on Ecorazzi. Causes Environment News Top News Vegan

Another Reason Conservatives are Bad for Birds

10,000 Birds

Apparently, the Harper government doesn’t like organizations questioning, well, anything to do with the environment or, for that matter, anything that might not be sufficiently conservative: The rules say a charity can devote no more than 10 per cent of its resources to political activities, and none to partisan activities, but critics say the guidelines are fuzzy or can be Byzantine in their complexity.