Michael dEstries

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Bio

Michael has been blogging since 2005 on issues such as sustainability, renewable energy, philanthropy, and healthy living. He regularly contributes to a slew of publications, as well as consulting with companies looking to make an impact using the web and social media. He lives in Ithaca, NY with his family on an apple farm.

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Rosie O’Donnell Drops 12 Pounds on Plant Based Diet

in Eats, Healthy Living, News, Top News, Vegan

Go Rosie! The comedian, artist, and philanthropist recently told People Magazine that she’s 12 pounds lighter ever since adopting a plant-based diet post-heart attack. “I had a really sedentary lifestyle

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Dogs Against Romney Facebook Group Nears 100,000 Members

in Animals, Causes, News, Top News

When Mitt Romney takes the stage tonight in his first live debate with President Obama, nearly 100,000 dog lovers on Facebook will be rooting against him. The Republican nominee for

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Is New York City Ready for a Plastic Bag Ban?

in Causes, Environment, News, Top News

Look out New York City – the same group that successfully convinced San Francisco to pass a comprehensive plastic bag ban has you targeted next. BagItNYC.org, an initiative of the

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Rosie O’Donnell’s Dr. Oz Interview: Focus on Women and Heart Disease

Rosie O’Donnell is hoping her recently filmed interview on “The Dr. Oz Show” will hope raise some much needed awareness on heart disease and women. “heart disease kills more women

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Pure Joy: Two Dozen Rescued Ducks Experience Water for the First Time

in Animals, Causes, News, Top News

Check out this recently uploaded video of two dozen ducks experiencing their first contact with water.

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Watch: Woman VS Black Bear on Porch

in Animals, Causes, News, Top News

What would you do if a giant black bear scrambled up your back porch in search of goodies? For one woman, it means a stern talking to. The bear it

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1-Ton Pumpkin Shatters Guinness World Record (Video)

in Entertainment, News, Pop Culture, Top News

For the second time in only a matter of days, the world record for the heaviest pumpkin ever grown has been broken. The first celebration was Thursday night in Deerfield,

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