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Revenge of the nasty, stinky rug

Readers of my previous post know that one of our labs puked on three rugs this week. The alien substance smelled so bad, and permeated a 3×5 rug in my office so deeply, that I had to throw the rug away. 365 more words

Fun & Humor

April 18th, 2014

I woke up at 8 and had some breakfast burritos. My voice is back now, but I think the cold migrated into my sinuses.

My manager called at 9:45 and immediately apologized for calling so early. 488 more words

Diving for Dollars

Everybody has a favorite uncle. Mine was Uncle Harry. He and Aunt Elsie couldn’t have children of their own, so he showered his nieces and nephews with extra attention. 328 more words

Lauren: Dumpster Diving (Again)

We were dropping off some trash when I saw it–an enormous rosemary bush. We’re talking huge. I had to have it!

I admit that there is already a rosemary plant in my yard, but you can’t call it a bush because it only has a couple sprigs on it. 209 more words

The 3 R's (Reduce, Reuse, Recycle)

Black Leather Coach Bag: November 2013

Found this small leather handbag in a dumpster last November. Doing some research, I found out that it’s called the “Coach Classic City Bag” and costs over $200 new… 16 more words

Dumpster Diving

Thrown Away

One fateful day right before summer break, I saw someone throw away a perfectly good coat into a dumpster. Seeing how nice it was, I decided to fetch it out. 187 more words


Earth Day: Upcycled Bread Clip Picture Frame

When we our Earth Day celebration last year I was determined to start doing more upcylcled crafts. I laid out the challenge of the Destash Bash with that in mind, but I… 401 more words

Earth Day