Category Archives: The New “Three Rs”

Reuse! Reduce! Recycle!

Repurposing A Politician

I finally found a good use for a politician. Perhaps not the actual politician, but because said politicians require signage in order to get elected, in an off-hand way, the actual politicians. Those indestructible plastic cardboard signs they block out … Continue reading






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The Truth About Plastic Shelving

My stained glass studio is perfect. I have my re-purposed kitchen island to cut, assemble, and solder wee pieces of glass together to make a panel. I have some new IKEA cabinetry on the wall for handy storage of various … Continue reading






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Chicken Coop Transformation: Complete

Ahhh, jerky. I have some freshly dried and smoked turkey jerky on my desk right now. God it goes good with an ice cold beer! Just enough red pepper to give your mouth a slow burn (therefore making the beer … Continue reading






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Transformation of a Chicken Coop

Here it is, the old-timey chicken coop that has sheltered uncountable flocks of yard birds: Since the new Industrial Strength coop’s construction and subsequent adoption by the current flock of five chickens, the old coop has been sitting neglected. It … Continue reading






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Another Blinding Flash!

You could use your cute curlique wire photo holder to hold photos of family and friends: Or you could use them like any cheap skate reuser! of plastic ziplock bags would (after washing and rinsing of course): I haven’t bought … Continue reading






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A Flash of Brilliance

How to kill two peacocks with one ruby you ask? My answer is thus: Shameless plugging of one’s website and Reusing! a Page-A-Day (daily cat~ I’ve been a fan for years) calendar easel for my beloved Kindle (which by the … Continue reading






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Glass vs. Plastic

I have a past time I really enjoy. I like to create Stained Glass panels for friends and family. I prefer original designs, but I didn’t get the artist’s gene from my Mom. She’s indulged me with sketches that I … Continue reading






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