APRIL 2017 ISSUE

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UNRIVALED SERVICE, UNDYING LOVE

It was a private reunion held late at night in the cargo terminal of Newark Liberty International Airport the day after Christmas last December.  There was no flag-waving by gathered family and friends – just a lone Army staff sergeant waiting while a terminal attendant cut the nylon ties that sealed a crate – a crate that held his beloved friend.  As the ties fell away and with the mere calling of his name, Navy Chief Nathan bounded out of his crate and into the arms of Staff Sergeant Sean Harrigan. They were together again.
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IS YOUR BACKYARD DAMAGING YOUR HOME?

We are regularly called out to inspect moisture intrusion, mold, and structural damage issues in homes.  Often what we find is that they are a direct result of the land around them and that proper landscaping is necessary to resolve the problem.
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GETTING CLOSER TO NATURE: TOAD GARDENS

Many people would agree the earthworm could be a gardener’s best friend, but there is another little garden friend who can be equally as beneficial: the American toad (Bufo americanus).  Now before we start worrying about warts and slime, backyard amphibians provide a great number of benefits just from their presence.
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BEAUTY SPOTLIGHT

Celebrating earth month with this collection of peachy, rosy radiance that pays homage to Mother Earth’s natural tones and celebrates individual radiance with complementary eye, lip and cheek shades for spring.
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