Category Archives: recycle

Ornaments, ultimate recycling

I finally was able to decorate my Christmas tree even though it had been up with the lights on it for about 4 or 5 days. I had to wait for my son to come over as he always wants … Continue reading

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Minimalism vs Zero Waste

I have doing quite a bit of reading on these two subjects lately and from what I have read they are not mutually exclusive in their goals. I will say that being a minimalist is not as straight forward. You … Continue reading

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Greening the Mainstream

I will say that we have come a long way in knowledge of the environment and the overuse of chemicals, but organic natural products and services are still on the fringe and more expensive. There are people who say that … Continue reading

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It’s All or Nothing

This is the type of attitude that puts people off. I have been reading a lot about minimalism, zero waste, environmental issues and going plastic free. There are so many good blogs and ideas around, but there are too many … Continue reading

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I did tell you that I was working on a vase project and they came out pretty well with only a few mishaps. I have 3 (had) clear glass containers that used to contain candles and I was using them … Continue reading

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Tips from a New England Yankee

Let me get this straight I am not a NY Yankees fan, rather I was brought up by a woman in New England that lived through the Great Depression and knew how to “make-do”. I went to auctions, and used … Continue reading

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