How not to upcycle a necklace!

The necklace in the picture was left at my house during a clothes swap party (read more here). The beads are made out of old magazines and I really like it….

DIY Raised Vegetable Planter

Raised vegetable planters are a great way to grow vegetables. Even better if you can make your own! Raised planters keep everything growing where it is meant to be, are…

Make your own thermal cooker

Why slow cook food? Thermal cookers are great for saving energy, time and money. I batch cook soup and stews and slow cooking brings out lots of the lovely flavours….

Upcycling etiquette

Upcycling can be a lovely way to spend your time.  It feels good to get a bit creative and find a new use for an item which is no longer…

Upcycled Magnetic Notepad!

Make your own magnetic notepad using recycled materials to keep notes or meal plans on your fridge, using materials from around the house!