GREATSSLY Portable Air Cooler, $67.99 If you're looking for an AC unit that blends into the background, nab this portable air cooler, which is perfect for offices and medium-size rooms. Its low-profile design and ambient LED light make it a sleek addition to any space, and its 400-milliliter water tank mists and humidifies the air for up to 3-1/2 hours per cycle. … [Read more...] about The Best Air Conditioners For Every Budget
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1. 8341 U.S. Highway 63, Freeburg, MO Price: $475,000Why it's here: Everyone loves a well-preserved time capsule. If these walls could talk, they'd tell you it's 1967 all over again. This seven-bedroom home looks relatively untouched from the day it was built, and the interiors aren't dilapidated in the least. … [Read more...] about Totally Groovy Missouri Time Capsule From 1967 Is the Week’s Most Popular Home
We can ease the impacts of the current and future disasters, mitigate the climate crisis and bring so many more benefits by protecting, restoring and creating green spaces that are accessible to all. Urban trees, for example, lower the rate of asthma in children, keep temperatures comfortable from the heat in summer and wind in winter, absorb air pollution and carbon emissions, reduce energy costs, lower flood risk, improve water and soil quality, lower stress and noise, and bring a sense of community and vitality to neighborhoods. Having a view of trees can even send you home from the hospital faster and healthier. … [Read more...] about Should we care about conservation during a pandemic?
“So we’re working on figuring out how this will work in the coming months, but right now I consistently see the woman I share a kitchen with (we don’t share any other spaces in our house), my best friend who also is living alone involuntarily, and a close friend who lives alone voluntarily. I’ve only seen my housemate and my best friend without masks. I met up with a coworker who lives nearby for a socially distant walk recently and I get coffee from a local spot pretty much every day, so I see the owner a lot. The people I’m choosing to interact with are taking this very seriously and I trust that they’re washing their hands regularly, minimizing other direct contact, and taking other precautions. The majority of my time is spent alone these days, which is not in my nature.’ … [Read more...] about 949
Orders are now placed online in advance. Customers are assigned time slots to spread out the crowds. The bakery patio, usually packed with tables and chairs, has turned into an elaborate pickup line with bags and boxes placed alphabetically by last name. We have an outdoor fridge full of milk and eggs and an outdoor freezer stocked with chicken, beef and raw cinnamon buns to bake at home. Each morning, chalk arrows, instructions and six-feet spacing are marked along the sidewalk. … [Read more...] about My bakery is a Covid-19 success story. But we are still struggling to get by