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Cent Saving Saturday: The 3 R's Part 1

No, I’m not talking about reading, ‘ritin’, and ‘rithmetic.  Those have been replaced by other things.  Just kidding (not really, especially on the ‘ritin’ front, ESPECIALLY if you are talking about handwriting). 427 more words

Cent Saving Saturday

TerraCycle and Eliminating the Idea of Waste

Mainstream conversations about “living green” or being sustainable usually revolve around reducing our footprint on the environment. (The idea that humans need to minimize our presence, as though we’re some kind of disease, separate from our environment, is another blog post for another day). 482 more words


Clothing Swap

This evening, I went to a clothing swap. It was held at a hair salon on a trendy street in the city where I live. (Note: hair salons boast all the mirrors a shopper could ask for.) 60 more words


The Way The 3 R's Ought To Be

I loped easily into the chilled morning breeze this morning. Not bothering with all the layers, not heeding the rigors of proper hydration, and not even bothering with breakfast. 142 more words

On Running

Victorian Schooling - Top of the Class? Or Class Dunce?

We visited Scotland Street Museum to culminate all of our learning about the Victorian Era.

We were in awe of the building’s grand design which was created by the famous architect, Charles Rennie Makintosh. 837 more words


DIY Pot mosaic from CD-scraps

What an excellent way to reuse those scratched or otherwise unusable CDs.

From The DIY ShowEarth Day -DIY Gazing Flower Pot


How to Upcycle a Pallet into a Couch | Brit + Co

This is a great DIY project to make a couch/daybed out of wood shipping pallets for very cheap:

How to Upcycle a Pallet into a Couch | Brit + Co.