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The growing potential of re-use centres to generate ethical jobs and divert waste to landfill

By James Ellinson and Dimitris Dimoliatis, MRA Consulting Group

Re-use centres are a small, yet growing industry in Australia that offer a unique opportunity to tackle more than just waste. 990 more words


Repurposed [Day 4]

I’m a big fan of finding multiple ways to use things. This particular candle was made from candles from our church. One of our parishioners takes the candles that have burned too low to use in our church anymore, remelts the wax, scents it, and reforms it. 15 more words

Everyday Beauty

Go Green by Reusing Tea!


You’ve probably heard that a hot cup of tea is good for your body and soothes your soul, but did you know that it can also help you make a  371 more words


I made our wooden Knife-Throwing Target

I did it!

I made my first carpentry project!

Despite only having a picture and a dream to go on…

  1. It’s sturdy
  2. It’s made out of repurposed wood…
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Crumbling legacy, so much potential: In Jakarta's Kota Tua

When we found a slice of our Friday free in Jakarta, we seized the chance to walk around Kota Tua, the old city. Located in the northern part of the city, generally considered the poorer part, Kota Tua had a run down but distinctly historic feel to it. 603 more words

Travel & Experiences


It’s that feeling you get as soon as that bar is locked over your lap, just before the roller coaster starts moving.

You feel it when they put that paper hat on your head just before surgery. 627 more words

Double Wide Renovation


I think it’s fair to say that we are all aware that bottled water is more expensive than tap. However, what many don’t know is just… 265 more words