It’s been a pretty crazy couple of weeks around here. The group I’ve been mentioning Replenishing Oklahoma raised about $700 in donations for the animal shelters in Oklahoma and that’s only working in two cities. We’re not done yet! We will set up at the Stillwater Wal-Mart on Perkins from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.… Read More Finally…Updates for Replenishing Stillwater
Here’s to a New Beginning To start over and find a new beginning is always difficult. 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… Read More How Upcycling Projects Gave Me a New Beginning
Upcycling in Stillwater, OK? I’m obsessed with upcycling, so I wanted to find the best upcycling solutions in my city of Stillwater. See what this small Oklahoma town offers! 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… Read More Shedding Light on Upcycling Solutions in Stillwater
Looking for sustainable New Year’s Resolutions? Make steps toward an eco-friendly life with these easy ways to go green in 2018! 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… Read More Stillwater’s 10 Easy Ways to Go Green for the New Year
What’s Your Favorite Christmas Carol? Christmas carols brighten up the season. I would say my favorite Christmas carol is the Little Drummer Boy, Mary Did You Know and Do You See What I See. Christmas carols often get us in the holiday spirit, but sometimes they can be a bit misleading. The Christmas season is… Read More Christmas Carol: It’s Beginning to Look a Lot Like…Garbage?
Sustainable Holiday Tips Do you want to go green for the holidays? The holidays can be difficult- ham or turkey? Skip the extra butter to save calories, but ooooh, it makes everything taste so much better. Buy a new real or fake tree or just use the same one as last year, though the lights… Read More How to Go Green for the Holidays
This week wasn’t nearly as productive as it was a couple of weeks ago, but I’m still chugging along.
My Reasons to Give Thanks There are so many ways to give thanks and I hope to express that in this post. This post will serve multiple purposes. One, I want to say what I am thankful for. I used to be such a negative Nancy but I think I am finally coming out of… Read More A Day to Give Thanks
I’m starting this blog post a little early because I simply can’t sleep. Up until this week this project has caused me to be nothing but anxious and somewhat discouraged. I didn’t know what the heck I was doing, how I was going to put this thing together or why I should even bother because… Read More Keep Calm and Document On
How to Garden with Kids This video, How to Garden with Kids, is the last of the 3 major projects I’ve been working on for the past couple of months and it was by far the biggest project. There are so many benefits to being in the garden with kids. They learn major life skills… Read More Little Sprouts Learning Garden- How to Garden with Kids