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Reduce, Re-use, Recycle Garden Hose Wreath

Crafting Cheap Take 2!! To help out my frugal friends I’ve decided to share with you another great DIY cheap craft.

If you’re down for some spring time decorating but want to leave the bunny behind FEAR NOT! 318 more words

1950 Chevy 3100 Vintage Truck Restore / Rebuild_4: Grilling on a Sunday Afternoon

When Mark said he’d be grilling this Sunday, silly me to think he was talking about a couple of juicy steaks on the barby, corn on the cob, maybe a dozen grilled jumbo shrimp. 481 more words

DIY: Do It Yourself

Consumerist Packaging

I have been re-cycling since I can remember the reduce-reuse-recycle scheme started in Wales (UK).  The current set up for re-cycling in my area is weekly collections of boxes dedicated to glass, plastic and metals, paper and cardboard and I know that is more than some places offer, but looking at my waste and what ends up in my bin week in, week out, is food packaging – plastics that are otherwise unable to be recycled or are refused to be recycled by my local council. 623 more words

The Environment

Upcycle: Tealight Holders

In the last few years, I have moved house several times and I have lived in a van for more than a year. During that time, I have realised, that we do not need that much stuff – and that I had boxes of stuff and nicnacs and even more stuff stowed away for years and I did not miss those boxes. 245 more words

All Posts: Change Climate Change

Re-working the Waterhouse Legacy

In the sensitive re-use and adaptation of buildings occasionally an opportunity arises to re-work the creation of a historically famous architect. Ultimately if an architect is recognised sufficiently to have made it into the architectural history books their reputation is not in dispute, and in terms of pre-1919 buildings, the redevelopment of their buildings is up for interpretation without fear of personal offence. 839 more words


Grannies in Neon

After a pretty emotional week with a family funeral and sorting out elements that go with that, I have finished my crochet cushion. It’s been quite therapeutic actually, to throw myself into something and focus only on that and not other things which have been floating about in my mind. 391 more words


Furoshiki Workshop

I am doing a workshop next week! Come and try the Japanese fabric folding techniques with Furoshiki! Hopefully see you there :)

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