18 Houseplants That Are Safe for My Cat

Houseplants That Are Safe for My Cat

Cats! Sigh. Such beautiful and intelligent and…mysterious animals. A lot of things at home are bad for them. They puke more often than is healthy for our (human) heart. And what is it with them and plants?! Why can’t they just ignore houseplants? But, nope. Their curiosity, both adorable and aggravating at the same time, […]

Are There Natural Ways to Get Rid of Pimples? {EarthTalk Q&A}

natural ways to get rid of pimples

EarthTalk® From the Editors of E – The Environmental Magazine       Dear EarthTalk: I suffer from occasional acne but am loathe to treat it with harsh chemicals. Do you know of all-natural ways to get rid of pimples or prevent them altogether? — J. W., Miami, FL Acne—when sebum from oil glands under […]

What is the Truth Behind Animals Enjoying Music? {EarthTalk Q&A}

EarthTalk® From the Editors of E – The Environmental Magazine   Dear EarthTalk: Do animals respond to or enjoy music recorded or played live by humans?   — Jane W., Herndon, VA  Essayist and poet Gary Snyder likes to tell the tale of coming home from a walk through the forest surrounding his home in […]

Winter Night Time Skincare Routine {Vegan, Cruelty-Free}

winter skincare routine

Why do you need a special skincare routine for winter? It’s cold. And your skin feels like parched paper. Your lips are cracking, and you feel like you’re getting dry and old real quick. Oh, yeah, winter skin.  My skin tends to get pretty dry and itchy in the colder months, so it’s important that […]