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Jean Repair Attempt Failed

I have known for a while that my attempt at patching my jeans was failing, and yesterday they finally bite the dust.

There is no saving these babies at this point, but since it is about to be short season, this is something I will probably put off until fall. 28 more words


Saving our trees at work

We all might like to think that our world has an unlimited amount of resources. The truth is, our natural environment is depleting at a fast rate at the demand of our ever-growing population. 156 more words


Transforming vintage furniture for a modern interior

Inspired by the first shoots of Spring and the budding blossom on the trees, I’ve been getting creative with my paint brush this month.

Inside my latest upcycle project, a vintage glass display cabinet, I have gone a bit ‘experimental’ and hand painted a cherry blossom branch. 882 more words

Painted Furniture


It takes around 2,700 litres of water to make a single cotton t-shirt

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Texas Treasures

We spent this past week visiting my in-laws in Texas (I’ll resist the opportunity to share some in-law jokes-haha). While we were there, my husband and I spent a few days doing some repair work and also mended their privacy fence. 391 more words


Earth Day, Every Day - Reduce trash

In honor of Earth Day, I have been working hard over the past few weeks to update all of my posts that have to do with protecting our Earth and its resources. 156 more words

Other Savings Tips

This is the day!

What do you rejoice most about when it comes to your love of Mother Earth?  In Springtime, I’m thankful for the beautiful buds and blooms, the sunshine, birds chirping and blue skies.  184 more words