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How to turn a letterbox full of Junk Mail into something useful

  I recently watched a YouTube clip on How to Make a Basket from Newspaper. It inspired me to make my own, substituting used glossy, coloured catalogues as I didn’t want to get newsprint ink all over me. Here is

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Are you measuring to save Money?

    In these economic and environmentally-aware times, do you realise that you could be pouring money down the drain and not know it? Do you measure the dosage on the products you use ?  Have you read the label

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What do you do with Tamper evident bands ?

Tamper-evident bands are commonplace in today’s packaging world.  If disposed of incorrectly, they can end up in our waterways and choke birds and sealife.   I found after just 3 weeks of reclaiming, that they soon add up.   These

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Have you stopped pod casting yet?

I have been totally against purchasing a pod system, for making hot beverages such as coffee, tea and hot chocolate at the push of a button, because I was concerned about the amount of waste it creates However, recently I

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How to Prevent Domestic Blindness

Image Credit: Novelo/Shutterstock  Domestic Blindness –  A condition that makes people unable to see common household objects even though they’re right in front of them; Personified by looking for some item (anywhere, usually in the house) but you can’t find

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a Crafty way to Achieve Your Goals & Aspirations

Have you have watched the movies, read the books or listened to the audio books of  ‘The Secret’ or ‘The Power’?   If not, please feel free to use these links that I have provided for you. Perhaps have an interest

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How to Personalise your Valentines Card

Show your l♥ve by giving a customised greeting card, into which you have put some time, effort and thought – rather than one you have just bought off-the-shelf. The easiest way to do this is to repurpose an old card,

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How to Repurpose Plastic Bottles into Gift Boxes

Gift Boxes made from Repurposed Plastic Bottles

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