10 Unusual RePurposed Items that are also Useful

It’s hard finding things to blog about that are repurposing-related.  I want to find ideas that are truly USEFUL to you or your home, and not just some art stuck on the wall (which, yes, has a purpose…but you know what I mean).  Second, I am looking for projects or … Continue reading

Upcycling for the Non-Crafter

I often hear “I don’t have a creative bone in my body” or “My brain just doesn’t think that way”.  Oh yes you do and yes it does.  You’re just tackling the wrong projects that inhibit rather than unleash your potential.  You are not a non-crafter! No? Ok.  Well, here … Continue reading

Rainy Day Fun; RePurposing your Cardboard Boxes with the Makedo Kit

A rainy day over summer break can be tough. I cringe whenever I hear the rain on the roof, because I know soon to follow is “Mom, I’m bored”. This is the point where my son starts pulling out all the cardboard boxes wanting to build something. Along with that, … Continue reading

Repurpose with a Purpose

I like to repurpose with, well, a purpose.  I once heard of a woman who made art with laundry lint.  That definitely gets marks for originality and using something that would normally get tossed, but…then what? I suppose it gets hung on a wall.  Art is an amazing human construct, … Continue reading

Serious Repurposer or Just Too Practical?

I am very practical. Some would so annoyingly so. This is one chic who WANTS practical gifts.  I celebrated that I got a new mop for my birthday. Yes, my husband has it made. The upside of this is that I am easy to please.  The downside is that I … Continue reading