Chicken eggs have long been a staple of most people’s diets, and there are definite advantages for purchasing fresh eggs from a poultry farmer. Local-food advocates assert farm-fresh eggs are better than the ones you purchase at the grocery store. From my own experience, there are several reasons as to why — namely, free-range eggs are tastier and jam-packed full of nutrients.
Today is National Read Across America Day -- a day held on Dr. Seuss's birthday. So this also makes it Dr. Seuss Day. One of his most beloved characters is that of Max, the optimistic, loving, steadfast dog that belongs to the Grinch.
Finally, somebody gets the importance of adopting rescue animals and the need for spending time with them and bonding before leaving them on their own to adapt. Read about how one Scottish brewery is leading the way with paw-ternity leave for its employees.
The goal is 12,500 species. The ’Photo Ark’ navigator and animal photographer is Joel Sartore. The mission is to document every captive animal species in the world using studio lighting and black-and-white backgrounds. So far, he’s traveled to 40 countries and has accomplished more than half of his target.