The Hopewell Rocks of New Brunswick

Mother Nature is often the greatest sculptor of them all. The Hopewell Rocks, also called the Flowerpots Rocks or simply The Rocks, are rock formations caused by tidal erosion in New Brunswick, Canada. They stand 40–70 feet tall.

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Nature Finds a Way…Again | Green Wings Award

If you haven’t learned by now…nature always finds a way. As you can see in this image, where is seems as if someone decided it would be a good idea to attach their lock to this branch, the tree found a way to free itself. It just kept growing and broke the lock open. Nature’s […]

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Fish Eye Snake Butterfly

The world is full of natural wonders. It’s sometimes amazing the sights you will see when you take the time to get outdoors and spend the day with Mother Nature. This butterfly caught our attention so much it earned today’s Biofriendly Image of the Day. If you look closely, the bottom left half of the […]

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Green Up Your Cleaning Routine with Natural Cleaning Recipes

Keeping your house clean is not a piece of cake. Nonetheless, it is a job that must be done, and, ideally, with the right range of cleaners. The thing with commercial cleaners is that they often overflow with harmful components that not only can affect your health, but their production is also damaging to the […]

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Nature Taking Over

Although these train tracks might have once been a sign of “progress” and a way for people and goods to get from one place to another, this part of the urban jungle is slowly being reclaimed by Mother Nature. In fact, she seems to be having her way in this part of town with plants, […]

Face in an Orchid | Green Wings Award

Oh Mother Nature, you never cease to amaze us! This image of a face found in a beautiful orchid not only earns our Green Wings Award, but is a reminder of why we should be sure to take the time and really look around when we’re outside. Look down at the flowers, look up at […]

Green Wings Award Winner, the tide and rocks that shaped this brick.

Nature Always Wins | Green Wings Award

Congratulations to the rocks and tide in this quiet coastal town for shaping this broken chunk out of a brick wall into a classic ocean stone. Given a few more years we can only imagine how much more smooth and perfectly round the brick rock will become. You do what you Mother Nature and congratulations […]

Nature Quotes to Help Inspire Your Love of the Great Outdoors

If you take a moment you will see that the beauty of nature can be found all around us. Unfortunately, not everyone gets to see it or enjoy it as much as we could and should. Those who live in big cities are not as close to nature and the great outdoors as those people […]

Environmentally-Friendly Summer Excursions You Are Sure To Enjoy

Image by dorena-wm / Creative Commons Although summer won’t officially be here until mid June, many people are already planning their summer vacations. The kids will be out of school in a few weeks and if you haven’t already planned a cool family trip, now is the time. To help you with that, I’ve come […]

10 Simple Biofriendly Actions for 10/10/10

Image by doublej11 We’re talking about positive actions, we’re talking about doing something – something biofriendly, of course. This Sunday is 10/10/10 and broadly recognized as a “Global Day of Doing“. People from all across the globe are joining together to show they are intent on making a difference. They are intent on reducing their […]