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Project | Candle Making

Today on the blog, I thought I’d let you in on a project we’ve been brewing at Who’d Have Thought.

As we love vintage glassware and candles, we thought why not combine the two to create unique candles! 302 more words


Planning Ahead

Now that I’m back in the swing of things a little more and back doing that pesky stuff we all take for granted… you know, getting up and going to work every day… stock is beginning to pile up, and the scary looking to do list is shrinking rapidly. 325 more words

BREEAM Refurbishment and Fit-out 2014 out for consultation

The BRE launched its draft BREEAM Refurbishment and Fit-out 2014 scheme last Friday (July 18th). The document is available for public consultation until August 29th 2014 (a total of 6 weeks) via the BREEAM website, click… 496 more words


A Re-Use for Small Candle Jars

I have three Big-Mama sized spider plants that are currently having a boat-load of babies each!  In order for the babies to grow roots after you pull them off the mama plant, you’ve got to put the baby bottoms in water.  22 more words

Gingersnaps. The art of the hand-me-down gift

If you don’t recycle gifts, you have most definitely been the receiver of a hated item. You won’t know it, but you’re a hand-me-down victim (probably repeat). 282 more words


foam packing peanuts 2

During some decluttering in the garage, I found another cache of foam packing peanuts. I have no idea when I bagged them. But I know the day I made the best of my bad choices and took them to the shipping franchise which says it will re-use them: today! 76 more words

Daily Shed

The Art of Re-gifting...

Japan is the land of gifts. The intricacies of gift-giving are challenging for non-Japanese to understand. I hear it’s particularly difficult for business people as a badly wrapped or improperly presented/received gift can derail a relationship. 458 more words

Cool Stuff In Japan