Upcycled Barrels into Furniture

Barrels have been around for over 2,000 thousand years (say what?). Stuff you didn’t know about barrels: Also known as drums, they’ve been used to transport a wide range of bulk items all over the world. It is popular belief that the idea of the wooden barrel came about from…


Earth Day, Every Day

A few years before Earth Day in 1970, a “conservation” movement was beginning to happen rather than an “environmental” one. In the late 1960′s, people were feeling the effects increased industrial development on the earth. The focus was to protect and preserve the earth on issues regarding air and water…



  “A man is great by deeds, not by birth.” -Chanakya


Upcycled DIY Bunny Pom-poms

There is a feeling of newness whenever Easter is approaching. The flowers are in bloom, the weather is warming up and we (including the environment) are finally leaving winter behind us. Easter fun is more than just egg coloring, egg hunting and chocolate eating. This year make your own upcycled…

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5 Reasons Dogs are Smart

Dogs are smart animals. Ever wonder what they’re thinking? Us too! Their keen sense of smell and amazing hearing capabilities make us sometimes question whether or not they have superpowers. For instance, scientists have performed a few studies to see if dogs can detect cancer in patients by using their…