Category Archives: DIY & upcycling

Back to School the Eco-Friendly Way (Pssst… It’s also Cheaper!)

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Back to school is a rollercoaster of emotions-you're joyful that the offspring will be developing their young minds (that’s our story and we’re sticking to it), but the financial strain can be daunting. Luckily there are ways in which you can get all your back to school supplies while being kinder to the earth and your bank account.

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3 Totally Awesome DIY Bike Lights

Glow Bike

Well Ta friggin DA! Try these easy-to-follow DIY upcycled bike light instruction guides and turn your doh! bike into a glow bike in just a couple of easy steps. LED, ELwire and solar powered!

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Ravishing DIY Beet Lipstick [Recipe]

DIY lipstick beets

We all know how unhealthy makeup is for us and for the poor animals on which it is tested. So make it your own damn self. The bunnies will thank you and your lips will be tantalizingly kissable.

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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!

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8 Surprisingly Super Ways to Reuse Coffee Grinds

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Aside from making the world a happier place in the mornings and fueling the start to our day, coffee has many other uses. Don’t dump your precious grounds when next you brew yourself a cup, there’s so much you can do with them!

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