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Shitsurei Shimasu

I’ve been thinking about Japan recently.  I don’t know what got me thinking about Japan, maybe because I moved there just over ten years ago (August 2005); maybe the… 708 more words


Candied Orange Peels!

We have organic oranges growing in our backyard and we have an abundance every year. My grandpa was a renowned fruit grower in China, with award winning satsuma tangerines being his most well-known. 272 more words


20 Reuses For Orange Peels

We’ve been going through a lot of satsumas and clementines lately. This time of year, we save the skins for reuse. Turns out orange peel skin, and citrus peel in general, whether it’s dried orange peel or fresh, is a versatile material used widely from the kitchen, to the garden, and in the fireplace. 327 more words

Voluntary Simplicity

How to make a dried orange wall hanging

At a previous post I showed you how to make lemon potpourri roses! It was still summer then…..! Now that the winter is so close, at home we started drinking again fresh orange juice every morning. 217 more words

Craft Tutorials

Orange Peel Waste Can Help Remove Mercury Pollution From Oceans

It’s estimated that the world yields 110 million tons of citrus fruits annually, with oranges accounting for more than half of that production volume. Given that not every part of the fruit is put to use, that’s a lot of waste. 6 more words



One of those “Aha” moments hit this morning while reading on existentialism and the absurd. From Thomas Nagel:

Why is the life of a mouse not absurd?

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Orange Peels

Orange Peel Inspiration

Now the fun post!  Here’s a few ideas for arranging your orange peel shapes.  If have seen (or sewn) an orange peel project you like, please link to it in the comments! 233 more words

Snowflakes Freezer Paper Shapes