Gregory Beck was leaving Schnucks on St. Charles Rock Road in St. John when tornado sirens began going off. Drivers on the road became frantic and everyone rushed to go home. But for Gregory, getting home wasn’t as easy. That’s because he is using a manual wheelchair. “Everyone kept telling me the storm is coming
It will be a slow year for plastic manufacturers in England beginning in 2020. That’s because a ban on plastic drinks stirrers, plastic straws, and plastic-stemmed cotton swabs will be effective in the country next April. Plastic manufacturers in England would have to completely halt the production of plastic drinks stirrers starting next year. Out
Liz Haslam has been surrounded by dogs ever since she was a little girl. Her mom bred West Highlands terriers and her dad managed an animal food business, and through the years, her love for these animals just grew and grew. She would carry this deep affection into adulthood. But little did she know that
This extraordinary Peruvian escapade might just be the king of unique vacations. If you’re a lover of nature and adventure, then this is the perfect destination for you. Situated amid the Peruvian Andes is the Sacred Valley of the Incas, and hanging from the side of the mountain are viewing pods, where its inhabitants are
The Japan Federation of Landscape Contractors hosts the annual Kei Truck Garden Contest, a competition that transforms tiny trucks into mobile gardens. The event is graced by numerous landscape contractors all over Japan, where they arrive on site with their small trucks and then spend several hours turning the cargo bed into a beautiful garden.
McDonald’s, one of the world’s biggest restaurant franchise, is taking a step towards preserving the environment – specifically, by saving the bees. As we all know, bees play a major role in the healthy functioning of the planet’s ecosystems. They are responsible for pollinating about three-quarters of the world’s plants, making them an invaluable element
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For a long and joyous decade, Spencer was never without his best friend Rocky. But in a tragic turn of fate, the latter had to be put down when doctors discovered that he had a deadly disease. As a dog mourning the loss of his buddy, Spencer found it hard to cope. Seeing Spencer miserable
Couples who argue may have a healthier relationship, psychologists say. But why? Relationships are usually full of love and butterflies at the beginning. Your heart flutters for every bunch of flowers received or every touching word spoken. However, as the relationship moves past what they call the “honeymoon stage,” things easily become harder and arguments
This might be the coolest tiny house concept you will ever see, and the best part is, it is equipped with an elevator bed! In her YouTube channel, Alaska-based Ana White took her viewers to a tour inside the rustic and modern tiny house that she and her husband designed. The open concept tiny home
Shelly Roder and Father Louis Vitale are the co-founders of The Gubbio Project – a campaign that is all about compassion. Since 2004, the organization has been partnering with local churches to provide refuge for homeless people. The Gubbio Project was named after an Italian town where, according to legend, St. Francis arranged a peace
A renowned chef in Cary, Illinois has made a friend in one of his customers – a man with multiple sclerosis who is undergoing chemo. Chef Juan Carlos Beristain is the culinary genius behind the beloved JC’s Cafe. Aside from making warm pastries and coffee, the restaurant is especially known for its delicious vegetable soup.