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Coffee Tea?! My Coffee Secret

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NCDT (National Coffee Data Trends) have reported that as much as 67% of Americans drink coffee on a daily basis.  That amount increases to 75% when determining the amount of adults who drink coffee on a weekly basis.  One lesser know fact is that the global coffee market is expected to reach 182 billion by the year 2030.  What is it about that little dark bean, available in so many varieties, that cause people to be unable to go about their daily lives without it?  It must be the flavor as some people swear by coffees made in various countries.  If it's not Columbian or Jamaican coffee, some will not even touch the mug.  Then there are the coffee chain fan clubs who must have their daily Starbucks or Tim Horton's signature espresso in the morning.  Let's be real, the taste of coffee isn't all it's cracked up to be, especially when dark.  Quite possibly, it may be the alertness that coffee provides after consumption which have some people hooked.   The alertness and

Purchase Your Carbon Offsets at GLO

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Our Earth releases approximately 27 million tons of carbon dioxide into the atmosphere every day.  Human activity has disrupted the natural balance of carbon dioxide in the Earth’s atmosphere and it is to blame for the significant inclines in greenhouse gases released into the atmosphere.  Human led carbon producing activity involving heat, electricity usage and transportation continue to contribute to earth’s fossil fuel problem.  These fossil fuel based activities are the largest contributors to climate change with as much as 90% deriving from fossil fuel burning. Think about the activities that you utilize in your daily life.  Determine which of these activities utilize transportation, electricity, or heating.  All of these activities are likely utilizing coal, oil or gas sources and they contribute the most to carbon dioxide emissions.  Do you drive to where you have to go?  If so, how many miles are you driving per day?  Cars enable people to get to where they need to go in a time

1 TRILLION TREES INITIATIVE

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DAVOS, SWITZERLAND In efforts to tackle environmental issues such as climate change and deforestation, the World Economic Forum launched the One Trillion Trees Initiative. The purpose of this initiative is to restore, grow and conserve 1 trillion trees around the globe. The president of Columbia has vowed to lead Columbia in planting 180 million trees by the summer of 2022. Even President Donald Trump has chosen to join the One Million Trees Initiative. Planting trees can help to drastically reduce the carbon dioxide in the air so everyone should take steps to do their part! Hopefully, this number will include YOU! Yes, YOU! The person reading this... GET OUT THERE AND PLANT A TREE OF YOUR OWN! If you are physically unable to, make a $1 dollar donation to One Tree Planted, an organization who is committed to planting trees all around the world. $1 plants 1 tree! WWW.ONETREEPLANTED.ORG PHOTO BY RICHARDBH CC ATTRIBUTION 2.0 LICENSE