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New Resource: Freecycle.org

I have been watching a lot of PBS lately. I do own a TV (that was handed down to me from my parents) with a digital antenna plugged into it. 166 more words


Make a Pottery Barn-Inspired Swing Shelf Using Fence Pickets!

Like I had posted earlier in my mason jar wall vase tutorial, Chris and I had some leftover fence pickets and we were looking for a way to use them in our home and I came across a swing shelf idea on Pinterest.  466 more words


Fall Cleaning Susty Style

Fall Cleaning Susty Style (Week #38)

The WHAT, WHY and HOW:

It’s not Sunday, November 1st, 2AM, 2015, yet, but if you’re a planner like me, twice a year the “Spring forward, fall back” represents a generationally revered semi-annual event,  655 more words

52 Sustainability Exercises

One person's trash...

“We got rid of a lot of s#!t this weekend!”

That’s how eloquently I expressed my joy from the results of our first year participating in the… 789 more words


Some Shopping Places

Other than the Buhl Centre and the Second-Hand Laden d Caritas at Sankt-Paul-Gasse 12, 3500 Krems an der Donau, there is a handy online site you can use to get second-hand stuff in Vienna, Krems and probably also other parts of Austria. 79 more words

A sense of serendipity

A Little Free Library has appeared in our neighborhood, with a sign urging passersby to “take a book, return a book.” The box is right alongside a footpath that is popular with dog walkers, runners, and mothers walking their children to and from school, so I’m sure many people will browse the books on offer even if they don’t take (or return) any for themselves. 317 more words

Book Chat

Comfrey for your compost... anyone? 🌾

…because I have a garden FULL! …and it’s going free to any composting takers!

For apparently, it’s the perfect addition to the compost pile. This fun green fact was discovered by my clever mum who immediately googles everything! 49 more words