Category Archives: Recycle it

Refashion Too Big Pants to Skinnies

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Posted by on January 28, 2015 in $ave it, Did You Know?, Fix it, Recycle it, Sewing, Wear it


Cigar Box Turned Ring Holder


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DIY Dry Shampoo


1/4 cup corn starch
2 tablespoons cocoa powder
2-4 drops of  essential oil 
A small glass or plastic container with lid

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Posted by on January 27, 2015 in $ave it, Beauty & Hair, Clean It, Recycle it


Mommy Emergency Gift


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Posted by on January 25, 2015 in Around the house, Car Care, Family, Gift it, Kids, Recycle it, Sell it


DIY Foaming Hand Soap

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  • 1 foaming liquid soap bottle (8 – 9 ounces)
  • 2 tablespoons liquid Castile Soap
  • 2 drops of Tea Tree Oil
  • 2 drops of Essential oil (optional – for fragrance)
  • water

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Pocket Monsters

FUN!!! SewMamaSew says: Add a few drops of essential oil or a bit of herb or spice to the rice and you get scented breath from your fire-breathing beasts!



  • Scrap of faux fur
  • Scrap of solid woven cotton
  • Small amount of paper-backed fusible adhesive
  • White fabric for eyes
  • Black fabric for mouth
  • Embroidery thread for eyes, mouths and nostrils


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Posted by on January 24, 2015 in Animals, Crafts, Family, Fun, Kids, Play Time, Recycle it, Sell it, Sewing


Cardboard Kid-Sized Maze

Get your hands on some cardboard sheets that are destined for the recycling center. Cut out several doorways in half of them. Use duct tape to connect them at the corners as in photo. Make a maze that will entertain your kids for hours! Fun!

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