Eco-Friendly Kitchen Sponges The cost of a good dish scrubber is a steep one at times, but with these eco-friendly dish scrubber ideas, you’ll never have to worry about that cost.
Reusable Shopping Bag Options There are many reusable shopping bag options, ranging for all different abilities and time limits. I don’t know anyone who just loves having plastic bags floating around their house or seeing them stuck in the trees or blowing down the road. No one says they want to have an extra room… Read More How to Make Your Own Reusable Shopping Bag
Why Do I Make Plarn? There are so many reasons, I love to make plarn and it’s one of my favorite upcycling projects. I have mentioned it quite a few times in various posts, so today I’m actually going to show to make plarn. Plarn is plastic yarn made from plastic bags. The beauty of… Read More How to Make Plarn
The Joy of Upcycling My first upcycled DIY project was handmade gift bows. About seven years ago, I fell in love with the world of upcycling and still have not managed to find my way out of the dumpster. Oddly, enough it’s where I’ve found God’s love and my new beginning. It’s a gold mine… Read More How to Make Handmade Gift Bows
A worm bin is a great solution for those living in small spaces, especially apartments. Last week I talked about the many composting options available for any size situation. There is no end to the numerous benefits that come from having your own vermicompost or fertilizer converted from organic waste by red wiggler worms. Not… Read More How To Build Your Own Worm Bin
This post contains affiliate links A Mother’s Day Gift For those who don’t know, my mom is extremely passionate about gardening, so when my aunt wanted to make these hose wreaths, I knew it was the perfect Mother’s Day gift, but really it can also be gifted any time of the year. If you’re making… Read More How to Make an Upcycled Hose Wreath
School Break Boredom Busters Boredom Busters like the ones listed below are an affordable way to keep your kids busy. My mom, a daycare provider, has a great saying “If you don’t keep the kids busy, they’ll keep you busy.” It’s a mantra she says especially around the summer months when kids are out of… Read More Don’t Break the Bank With These 5 School Break Boredom Busters
Today is the day we celebrate love in all it’s various forms, so I’ll share my favorite things handmade with love. I spent yesterday having a “Galentine’s Day” with my best friend. She was Leslie Knope and I was Ann. We spent the day looking for a Ron, but alas, that did not work out.… Read More Favorite Memories Handmade with Love