This tiny home houses a family of four plus their great dane

July 31, 2016 by  
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If you’ve ever looked at a tiny house and thought “this could never work for someone with children or pets,” think again. This mother from Boise, Idaho built her own tiny house from scratch, with the help of her partner – and as their family has expanded to include two children and one large dog, they’ve found some creative ways to make the arrangement work.

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Interacting with Animals Helps Autistic Children Connect with Peers

April 12, 2014 by  
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Research conducted by author, engineer, and activist Temple Grandin has shown that cultivating a bond between animals–even domesticated ones like the chickens above–and autistic children can make it easier for them to interact with their peers. Understanding relationships and the nuances of social interactions is extremely difficult for those with autism.  Animal Assisted Interaction Programs now popping up around the country designed to help humans heal and create a natural relationship with animals while simultaneously strengthening their own social and emotional skills. Follow the link to learn more about these ground breaking programs. READ MORE> Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: animal therapy , animal therapy and autism , autism and pets , children and pets , Inhabitots , interacting with animals

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Religious Group Puts Out 12 DVD Series on Environmentalists’ "Spiritual Deception"

December 18, 2010 by  
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The Family Research Council’s Tony Perkins, via the Advocate There’s only seven days until Christmas and no doubt many out there are looking for a last minute stocking stuffer for your little one. Here’s an idea for you. How about “Resisting The Green Dragon,” described by its producers as an “explosive new 12-part DVD series” that exposes how radical environmentalists are brainwashing children and putting them on a dangerously wrong “spiritual” path.

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The Raw Story: Is Raw Milk a Superfood?

December 18, 2010 by  
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photo via ecoliblog Let’s just say I’ve been curious for a while. Every week I walk by the raw milk booth at my local farmers’ market, casting an interested but furtive look at both what’s on offer and the sort of people that are in line to make a purchase. Today I finally took the plunge and walked over to bring home some raw whole milk, the same kind that my mother and the FDA have always told me to stay away from

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Israeli Artist Makes Christmas Tree From 5,480 Recycled Plastic Bottles

December 18, 2010 by  
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Photo: Israel Ministry of Tourism Devastating fires that burned 5,000 hectares of forest in the area haven’t kept Haifa, Israel’s third-largest city, from being able to put up a massive Christmas tree in the center of town.

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Slow Food Pop-Tarts, Made with Serious Love (A Foodie Gift Find!)

December 18, 2010 by  
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Photo: Candice Reynolds, Red Queen Tarts, LLC With science pointing to all the pitfalls of sugar on human health and longevity, I have ever more reason to curb desserts and hidden sugars. Sadly, “reason” lacks in my vocabulary during the holidays. On the rare occasions I make an indulgence, it needs to feel like one

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Fur Flies As Canadian Politician Drapes Family In Coyote Skins And Fur Blankets

December 18, 2010 by  
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Liberal MP Justin Trudeau’s Christmas Card.

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