Category Archives: Recycled Products

My Raspberry Pink Jambu Shoe Love Affair

jambu raspberry sandals

I now believe in love at first sight. While walking through Nordstroms I spied the shoes of my dreams – Jambu Planet Vegan shoes? Sounds like a delectably delightful ice-cream flavor. Only these delightful Jambu Mary Janes were a treat for my feet. My feet stopped unable to leave the mall. They had to know how they’d fit – these soft raspberry pink suede Jambu sandals with rugged black partially recycled rubber soles … Continue Reading »

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6 1/2 Things to Do With Used Wrapping Paper

AKA I’m Dreaming of a White (Green) Christmas from Behind Bars After all the excitement of gift opening is done what do we do with all that used wrapping paper? Well in the spirit of eco-friendliness and originality I have come up with a few fun ideas for re-using wrapping paper – even better than composting the biodegradable wrapping paper – trust me… 1. Make a huge wrapping paper pile and have everyone … Continue Reading »

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Hey, You Put Your Beer on My Village People!

Tune-tastic Christmas Gifts – Recycled LP Record Coasters Looking for a great gift for that music lover in your life? Check out these eco-friendly recycled Vintage Vinyl LP Record coasters from Vinylux. Vinylux has a unique selection of LP record coasters, party bowls, and even 45 rpm Record Clocks in several fun genres – Rock, Country, Crooners, Heavy Metal, Soul and 70’s/80’s Pop. These hand made 4″ recycled record coasters are fun conversation … Continue Reading »

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DIY Wood Coasters: How to Make Wood Coasters

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I was looking through a box of junk in the closet this morning and I came across several disks of a cedar branch that had somehow found their way into my possession – probably for some art project that was never finished (or started for that matter since I still had the wood disks). I thought to myself “what in the world can I do with these?” Coincidentally this evening I was searching … Continue Reading »

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Earthopoly An Earth Friendly Monopoly Game

eco-friendly monopoly game earthopoly

If you and your family are Monopoly junkies you’ll get a kick out of this monopoly game variation. I was perusing eBay’s World of Good and came across this earth-friendly find – Earthopoly. Just like the rest of the Opoly family of games from Late for the Sky Earthopoly is a board game in which you collect properties. But in an earth friendly twist you increase your property values by collecting Carbon Credits … Continue Reading »

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Buy A Unique Bicycle Clock: Recycled Clocks Made from Bicycle Parts

bicycle clock

In the true spirit of reusing and recycling I’ve discovered a pleasurable way to enjoy a love for bikes with a recycled bicycle clock. I discovered these fun bike clocks while ironically enjoying a nice sunny bike trip with the family. We passed by a unique little shop selling remade items and these were featured on the walls. These fun and creative recycled clocks are made from the chain sprocket of an old … Continue Reading »

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