Category Archives: DIY Green

6 Upcycled Garden Ponds you can Make this Weekend

DIY garden ponds

Garden ponds are little wildlife oases that can really level up the zen factor of your backyard. Picture it now; you sipping your morning coffee mesmerized by the flitting of the dragonflies or the lazy swish of goldfish tails. Better still, making your backyard pond from these awesome upcycled items can mean you get more zen for less dough. Now that's relaxing!

Read More

Get Buzzed: Making your Garden Bee-Friendly

bee garden tips

Bummed about the bees? Me too. That's why I wanted to create a bee-friendly garden. An urban refuge, if you will, where our furry little bee buds can come and take a break from the hubbub of life and gather a little pollen while they’re at it.

Read More

How to Make a Swedish Log Stove

survival bush skills

The Swedish Log Fire is a safe, resilient way to create the ultimate cooking fire. Whether it's a starry, starry night, or your're mired in rain, wind or snow, the Swedish log is going to cook your dinner like a boss! It couldn't be easier to make and it's a real feather in your camping hacks quiver.

Read More

7 Cool DIY Toys you can Make with your Kids

Make DIY LED throwies

Teach your kid some mad skills, have fun and make cool toys from used materials. These awesome upcycled toys and recycled toys are an easy and fun way to introduce basic electronics, photography, woodwork and science techniques.

Read More