Reuse Archives

I’m loving our photo shelves

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A few weeks ago I started working on the storage cabinets in our bedroom, but got stuck on the art to go above it. I was debating if we should use the photo shelves we had, and after seeing how great they look installed, I decided to go for it. What do you think?


Week 4: Let the nesting begin

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It’s week 4 of Org Junkie’s 52 Weeks of Organizing. I’m going to try to condense as much as possible because I did a lot this week! I guess many people who joined this challenge have found it hard to stop once they’ve started and I’m right there with you.


Eco-Friendly To Go (And On-the-Go)

Over the last month we’ve had a lot more delivery meals and meals out at restaurants than usual. I’ve always felt very guilty about all the waste. To help ease my conscience a little bit, we’ve implemented some simple changes.


Plastic-Free Food Storage On the Cheap

Since I started thinking about what is getting into our food from plastic, I’ve been trying to figure out the best way to switch over our leftover and storage containers.


The Real Cost of Cheap Flip-Flops

After a grueling few days, I am reminded of the hidden costs of the items we purchase. Here are a few ideas to get you started in thinking about hidden costs and using your purchasing power to make a difference.


Unpaper Towels

Today I placed an order for some unpaper towels. Since we’re on our last roll, now is the perfect time to replace them with something that can be washed and reused instead of single use paper towels that add to landfills and have to be continually restocked (and paid for).