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How to Repurpose disappointing Beauty products

Have you ever purchased or been given a product that was disappointing, didn’t live up to the advertising hype, or was just not suitable for your skin-type but you don’t want to throw it out and waste it? Here are

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Posted in bathroom, beauty, hair and beauty, Repurpose

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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Posted in crafts & home, gift ideas

How to Repurpose your Food Scraps and Green Waste

Everyone should compost their green waste. It makes economic and environmental sense. There is a method to suit every household, whether you live in a house, townhouse or apartment. Composting Methods: Lidded Bin System Tumbler Worm Farm Hot Composting Fermentation

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Posted in garden

Cutting Your Energy bills in ways you may not have thought of

I am always on the lookout for tips for cutting my bills.  Here are some new ones I have just discovered, to share with you: Save Power: Re-use bubblewrap to insulate windows. Whether you do this on the windows of

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Posted in bills, money

Have you taken the $21 Supermarket Challenge yet ?

My Chef  [ a.k.a. my Hubby ]  has injured himself and he won’t be in His Natural Domain  [ i.e., The Kitchen, Pantry and Freezer ]  for about the next 2 months …  so I am in the driver’s seat

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Posted in food, kitchen

Have you tried Flower Bombing yet?

The Flower Bomb [ aka The Seed Bomb or Green Hand Grenade]  is designed to enable seeds to be sown in hard to reach places.  This enables gardeners to achieve plants and flowers in unexpected places. They are easy to make repurposing

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How to look Stylish without Spending a Fortune

I have always believed and lived by the adage   ‘It doesn’t cost a fortune to look good’.   In fact I have known people who have spent a fortune on their wardrobe, keeping up with the latest fashion but

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Posted in fashion
How to Repurpose Plastic Bottles into Gift Boxes

Gift Boxes made from Repurposed Plastic Bottles

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