Limerick

Although I’m a life-long reader of limericks, I’ve only been able to write one: There was a young man from Hastings His hobby of choice was wine-tastings He once got so drunk He stepped on a skunk And was promptly evicted from Hastings. He awoke by the side of a river With a terrible pain […]

Henri’s Favourite Post Ever!

From BE KITSCHIG Blog Happy Gnomevember For Gnomevember, it’s about time to get out the gnomes of be kitschig. Over the years, we’ve come across some really nice ones. This is our garden gnome Paul before he suffered from moving inflicted tan damage. Sorry mate. These gnomes moved in around Easter. Now, you can also […]

23 Facts on Species Extinction: The Most Endangered Animals

Originally posted on Lifenvi:
(Malayan Tiger | Photo: Houston Zoo) Humans are the biggest threats to any other species on Earth. And that what makes some of them endangered, especially extinct. Human activities-related causes such as poaching, habitat destruction and degradation, the introduction of non-native species, over-exploitation, pollution, disease, and many others do harm other…

Another Visitation

The other night I had the strange feeling I was not alone in the house. The next morning my suspicions were confirmed. No, it wasn’t a ghost. Although a ghost would have been less trouble. Undoubtedly, a mouse had partaken of a midnight snack. And of course, chose the more expensive red pear to munch […]

20 Acts on Climate Change: The Way We Eat

Originally posted on Lifenvi:
(Photo: Edgar Castrejon/Unsplash) Eating is an essential human activity. The food sector includes food process from preparation, consumption to waste and agricultural production of crops and livestock. Crop and livestock contributes about 1/8 of anthropogenic emissions. Industrialized agriculture is responsible for 15% of global carbon emissions. It uses 24% of the…