An invention by a 3Dprinting company may raise the ante for how smart a building can be.NOWlab, a branch of the 3D printing company BigRep, has developed concrete walls that respond to touch. In its model, a slab of 3D-printed concrete with a honeycomb design, three LED lights embedded in the hexagonal holes light… Continue reading New Concrete Lets Walls React to Touch
And remember to be on the look out when you're driving too. Be aware a frightened lost pet could be there! #specialagent32 #safepuppies #protectyourpet
Green homes are becoming a really big deal these days. Whether that means that an older home is being retrofitted with energy-saving equipment or a brand spanking new one is growing up green, it is apparently much easier to be green than we’ve been led to believe. Learn more here What’s the Value of a Green… Continue reading What’s the value of a green home?
It's time again for my annual reminder to choose your plants and flowers carefully if you have dogs, cats or horses. There are more than 400 species of plants and flowers that are toxic to dogs, cats and horses! One of the most deadly to cats is Aloe, and so many people have Aloe plants… Continue reading Toxic beauties
Did you know? Pink carnations represent gratitude and love
As a child I saw this bumper sticker on a car that was in front of us on the road and asked my mother what it meant=thus making the connection of wit in my humor and establishing my respect for all teachers. I was impacted a great deal by so many of my teachers and… Continue reading #thankateacher
I grew up in the Carolanne Farms neighborhood in Kempsville. My parents bought in the first phase of the development in the early 60’s, when there were still farms and race horses right down the street. You may wonder what this has to do the The Derby. Take a look at the street names in… Continue reading Happy Kentucky Derby Day! DID YOU KNOW…