{30} Fun & Useful Things to Do with Old T-Shirts

I am counting down the days to my 30th birthday, and I couldn't be more excited! Truly! As I was brainstorming ways to celebrate here on the blog, I couldn't help but think that 30 lists of {30} items would be just about perfect for my type-A, list-making self. Join me for the next month…

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See My First Grader Save the Earth…from Juice Pouches!

The following post is from Katie of Kitchen Stewardship: Open mouth, insert...juice boxes? Sometimes I say things without thinking. We'd been at my son's new school for about a month when I visited for the Christmas party. (And yes, they did actually call it a Christmas party in a public school. Kind of refreshing, I…

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Save the Environment and Your Wallet by Buying Used

The following post is from Emily of Live Renewed: This post was first published in September of 2010, but it's a topic worth revisiting. I'm all for finding ways to live both green and frugally! Shopping is a favorite pastime for many women. Whether it’s high-end designer shopping or bargain hunting, most of us women…

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Last Minute Ways to Reduce Waste This Christmas

The following post is from Emily of Live Renewed: Christmas is almost here! The excitement is building at our house for celebrations both small, with just our immediate family, and large, with our extended families. But besides presents and lots of really good food, the other thing that holidays are known for is creating lots…

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15 Ways to Reuse Plastic Grocery Bags

The following post is from Katie of Kitchen Stewardship: Although we all think about December as a season of giving, more trash will be generated this month than any other time of year. That's not a gift the earth wants to receive. One simple way to reduce our waste is to reuse what's already here.…

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Coffee with a RE-Purpose

The following post is from Selena Moffitt of 1 Mom’s Mission: The morning staple, the American standard, the image of busy executives and soccer moms.  Yes, I’m talking about the To-Go coffee cup.  What image pops into your head?  The white cup with the green logo.  Alas, there are also tons of others out there.…

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Why You Should Choose Recycled Products

The following post is from Emily of Live Renewed: Lately I've been convicted about something as I strive to continue finding places and ways to makes green changes around our home: the type of paper that we use in the bathroom. Did you know that most regular toilet paper, paper towels and other paper products…

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Repurposed Coffee Sleeve Crafts

I have a reusable felt coffee sleeve that I love. The only problem is when I order my venti triple nonfat white chocolate mocha, the baristas never seem to remember that I have one, and they always give me a cardboard one instead. We've tried telling them when we order, when we pull up to…

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More Repurposed T-Shirt Crafts

All week we've been talking repurposed t-shirt crafts, and I really just scratched the surface with my projects. To give you an idea of the infinite possibilities, I'm sharing 9 more ideas. The rosette pillow (#6) and DIY flower petal tee (#9) seem a little beyond my skill (ahem, did you see my pathetic bunny?),…

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T-Shirt Bunny {Repurposing Old T-Shirts}
a baby and her bunny

T-Shirt Bunny {Repurposing Old T-Shirts}

This week I'm seeing how many DIY projects I can get out of three old t-shirts. I'm not the craftiest person in the blogosphere, so if I can do these, anybody can! For the final project from my three t-shirts, I decided to make a t-shirt bunny, inspired by this adorable tutorial. They're so cute,…

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