If you’re like me, you have a drawer or cupboard overflowing with extra jars, containers and bottles. In my home, we live by the old-fashion philosophy of REUSE, RECYCLE and MAKE DO, so when it comes to throwing away perfectly good containers, I always think twice.
Making apple cider vinegar with apple scraps from a recipe could not be easier. It’s no mess, no worry, and it uses up leftover materials that otherwise would be thrown in the trash. Not only will you not be wasting the remains of the apple, but the resulting vinegar will be pure and unpasteurized, the […]
Don’t let stale bread go to waste! Re-purpose it into Italian breadcrumbs with this super easy recipe.
Did you know there are useful parts off of broken clothes washing machines that you can upcycle and use for other things? These are easy DIY ideas. Go to the post to help you get your creative juices flowing…
Repurposed containers from commercial products have tons of uses around our homestead. However, it’s really important to properly label all containers. One challenge I found with re-labeling was that many manufacturers have started printing their labels directly onto the containers. Here’s a quick and easy way to remove those printed-on labels!
Living in a rural area without trash service makes you think a little differently about your garbage. Here are some useful tips to reduce waste and recycle.