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. Mesh Produce Bags I love happy accidents in upcycling adventures and this eco-friendly dish scrubber is one of my favorites. I don’t have a dish washer in… Read More Eco-Friendly Dish Scrubber Ideas
Earth Day Activities There is no shortage of Earth Day Activities to help celebrate and preserve our beautiful Earth, especially with all this beautiful weather we’ve had. In honor of the beautiful weather and Earth Day right around the corner, I’ve compiled a list of Earth Day Activities.
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
How to Have a Green New Year There are so many resolutions for a green new year. Some people choose not to mess with resolutions at all because they know how difficult it is to actually follow through. Making a resolution, especially one to be more green, really doesn’t have to be hard. The trick… Read More 10 Easy Steps to a Green New Year
My Journey Why do I care about our environment when caring for our environment is no easy task? If you would have told me 15, even 10 years ago, that I would even put a moment of thought into my action into such a thing as Earth, I probably would have reacted in such a… Read More Why I Care About Our Environment
Fall is the air. As the temperatures cool down, the leaves start turn pretty colors, and people get their rakes out. Raking leaves is necessary because leaves can clog drains, get stuck in the gutters and coat everything. But what happens to those leaves we bag up? Despite the fact that they still have use,… Read More 7 Ways to Repurpose Leaves and Celebrate Fall
New beginnings are hard. Although nothing has really changed between December 31 and January 1, this new year has already had it’s ups and downs. One minute is great and just as I start skipping along whistling my favorite tune someone runs into me with scalding hot coffee, metaphorically. My job has been a little… Read More How Upcycling Gave Me a New Beginning
I have been searching for a upcycler for quite some time. I really wanted to find someone who did more than slap a new coat of paint on something and call it good. Yes, that does serve a need, is super creative, but this purpose I needed someone who really took time to take the… Read More Shedding Light on Upcycling Solutions in Stillwater
I’ll be honest. New Years is my favorite holiday. I’m not idealist (don’t tell anyone but I actually am) but it gives you a clean break. I don’t always wait until the New Years to try to start something new, I mean that would just be an overwhelming and daunting task, but it gives me… Read More Stillwater’s 10 Easy Ways to Go Green in 2016
It’s beginning to look a lot like garbage Ev’ry where you go Take a look at the nearest dump, it’s more than just a giant lump With old foods and trivial goods a waste It’s beginning to look a lot like garbage Toys in ev’ry store But the worst site to see, is where… Read More It’s Beginning to Look a Lot Like…Garbage?