We grew up using pencils and pens, so when we started using a stylus on our tablets, the feeling wasn’t completely foreign. However, when we could start doodling or doing full-scale artistic pieces on our tablets, we started to care more about the type of stylus we were using. Different responses to pressure, different types of strokes and more all came into play as more options came onto the market.
When you become familiar with doing laundry, you know that dryer sheets will help clothes be softer, less-wrinkled, and remove static. The only trade-off is the amount of chemicals and synthetic fragrances they leave on your clothes. For those who have sensitive systems, it’s not fun to be uncomfortable when the whole purpose of using these products is to stop discomfort.
Living in California had made me insanely aware of how much water I waste. Everyone is concerned with how much they use, as well they should be in the middle of a drought! Of course, when you turn the water on, you’re not normally going to take special precaution to let it flow just enough for whatever the task at hand may be; you fling back the handle until there’s a visually satisfying amount of water gushing onto your hands.
Much of the populace is wishing there was a happy medium between living off the land and the grid, but in a way where you’d still be able to get a mocha and scroll through Facebook at leisure. While we have gotten accustomed to certain luxuries, there are ways to bridge gaps between the modern world and an Eco-friendly one. We’ve seen tons of gadgets that are starting to do this more and more, but the only ones we really care about involve coffee.
If you have trouble with tension in this age of anxiety that we live in, you have probably gotten a massage or two. If you haven’t, you need to learn to treat yourself. Whether you decide to go to a massage therapist on a bi-weekly basis or have methods at home to alleviate pain, you have to choose your treatment wisely unless you want to end up more stressed out. Getting a bad massage is like asking for an hour of torture.
Every time you use the bathroom, you should be washing your hands to make sure no bacteria or germs are following you around the house. This quick little hand washing time does add on to your water bill, and if you’re living in an area where water is scarce, then you might think it best to just use hand sanitizer. If you could avoid turning on the sink, wash your hands with soap and not use any extra water after using the bathroom, would you be more inclined to do so?
How often do you turn off your refrigerator? The answer is never, because turning it off for just a few hours could spoil the food inside. Since you’re going to be running it regardless and its whole purpose in life is to keep things cold to freezing, why not use it to your advantage, and cut down on your own electricity bill during the heat of the summer?
It looks like it is time for a brand new look as the summer arrives, and so it makes perfect sense for one particular model of something to come with more than just a single shade of color, don’t you think so? Well, Casio also thinks along the same line, which means that they are pleased as punch to roll out the PRO TREK PRG300 in orange and grey shades, being known as the PRG300-4 and PRG300-8, respectively, with the two of them being ideal for a wide range of outdoor adventures from hiking and biking, to camping and kayaking.
FuellessGenerator.net has just shown off a tiny portable energy bike that is able to churn out to power in order to recharge its portable solar powered generators, now how about that for clean energy that is sustainable in the long run of things? The company has managed to modify its fitness bike, allowing it to end up as a hybrid electric generator bike which is not only light – making it extremely portable along the way, but it is also full well capable of charging up just about any cell phone or 12 volt battery regardless of whether it is during the day or at night. Heck, it can also produce household AC 120 volt electricity on demand when it is paired to a small inverter.
If you’ve ever been to a spa or bath house, you’ve likely come across a million different types of rocks that all tout different properties. Now whether or not you believe in that sort of thing, there are some scientific facts of health benefits for different rocks. While I enjoy reading up on the various qualities of different stones, I’m not about to say that they’re all going to cure every ailment under the sun.