Misc.

Microwaves: Harmful or harmless?

A family friend of mine brought the picture below to my attention. An experiment was preformed using microwave boiled water vs. water boiled on a stove to water two identical plants. Crazy, huh?! Here are two articles, one supporting and one opposing. 1. http://www.eutimes.net/2011/03/experiment-microwaved-water-kills-plants/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+TheEuropeanUnionTimes+%28The+European+Union+Times%29 2. http://blogs.mcgill.ca/oss/2012/03/30/will-watering-plants-with-heated-microwaved-water-kill-the-plant/  (or you can read this one, take your pick! http://www.snopes.com/science/microwave/plants.asp ) Take a… Continue reading Microwaves: Harmful or harmless?

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Longing

As I have said before, summer is my absolute favorite season. One of my ultimate favorite things to do is go strawberry and blueberry picking. Sadly this has yet to happen this year ='[ BUT…strawberries SHOULD be (as long as the weather co-operates…which it better!) open sometime middle of next week. Hooray!!  I can’t wait… Continue reading Longing