Recycling

Plastic Bottles in Fishing Net

How to Reduce Your Use of Plastic

Here are some areas to think about when reducing plastic waste and moving towards self-reliance and sustainability, on a household and individual level.

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Landfill

You Can Help Lighten Up the Landfills!

One of the best ways to become eco-friendly and help protect our environment is by recycling. You can recycle at the curb, the recycling station, or by reusing materials at home.

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Green Shopping

Did The Older Generation Ruin The Environment?

This young person is blaming the older generation for not taking care of the environment and passing the resulting mess on to them. As a senior citizen myself, I beg to differ!

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Recycled Bottle Caps

A New Use For Plastic Bottle Caps

Here’s another way to get more out of those plastic bottles that so many things come in!

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recycling infographic

Worldwide Recycling

This infographic on recycling will show you that any little steps you take do count!

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recyling aluminum cans

Recyling Just One Aluminum Can

You know that guy, the one who digs through the trash cans at work and walks all around the parking lot collecting aluminum cans that have been thrown away?

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Outdoors Table

Super Simple DIY Outdoor Table

This is so easy it’s laughable! And it’s great looking and very functional. All you need to be able to do is paint and hammer a few nails.

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Recycled Boot

A Recycled Boot

Have you got an old boot that is just too worn out to use, or maybe one that your kids have outgrown?

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Bird Feeder

Bird Feeder

What to do with those 20 ounce pop bottles? Grab a couple of wooden spoons, a small┬áthreaded eye bolt with a nut, and some string. Use a knife to poke the holes for the spoons and the eye bolt, push the spoons through their holes and tighten the eye bolt with it’s nut inside the […]

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Recycling Old Suitcases

Recycling Old Suitcases

Here is a creative use for some old suitcases, possibly found out in the garage or up in the attic, or at a thrift store. Clean them up, then cut them to a standard depth, using a saw, and mount on the wall to create a unique set of shelves.

Bonus – there’s extra storage space inside each suitcase!

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