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10 March 2016 ~ 0 Comments

DIY 2-Liter Planter

Source:  http://easy-homesteading.blogspot.ca/2013/02/2l-plastic-bottle-into-planter.html

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01 March 2016 ~ 0 Comments

Recycle Those Mardi Gras Beads

What can you do with all of the beads you’ll collect from Mardi Gras? Recycle them! There are several convenient locations around the St. Louis area.  After you drop them off, they are processed and repackaged for resale.  For all the details, visit the St. Louis Earth Day site HERE.

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29 February 2016 ~ 0 Comments

Merry Leap Day

For all you “30 Rock” fans out there…

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26 February 2016 ~ 0 Comments

DIY Natural Shampoo

Remember when we made the Castile Soap HERE?  Remember when we learned how to dissolve your bar Castile Soap into liquid HERE? Now we’re ready to use it to make some natural shampoo. Basic Shampoo 1 cup of distilled water 1/4 cup of liquid Castile Soap 1/2 teaspoon of  jojoba, grapeseed, tea tree, or avocado oil […]

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25 February 2016 ~ 0 Comments

DIY Mint Tea

Gather a few mint leaves, wash and tear them into smaller pieces, steep them in boiling water for 5 minutes…and voila!  Mint tea.

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21 February 2016 ~ 0 Comments

Affirmation: I am beautiful.

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20 February 2016 ~ 0 Comments

Presidents’ Day Party

Party like it’s 1732! Did you know Presidents’ Day was originally established to commemorate George Washington’s birthday? Check out this link for some great ideas for a Presidents’ Day themed get-together: http://inviteanddelight.blogspot.com/2013/02/party-with-presidents.html

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19 February 2016 ~ 0 Comments

Bald Eagle Craft

THE EAGLE He clasps the crag with crooked hands; Close to the sun in lonely lands, Ring’d with the azure world, he stands. The wrinkled sea beneath him crawls; He watches from his mountain walls, And like a thunderbolt he falls. -ALFRED LORD TENNYSON What you need: Brown Paper Bag Orange Construction Paper White and […]

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18 February 2016 ~ 0 Comments

Sunflower Cherry Oatmeal Bars

Sunflower Cherry Oatmeal Bars Healthy, easy to make addition to the lunchbox.  Check out the link for the recipe. https://docs.google.com/document/d/1cnyBXUxRzwLFt7-UTNatwY2DFy5pFmXHyyoA60Dflog/edit?usp=sharing

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15 February 2016 ~ 0 Comments

Name That {Green} President

1. Which president started the Environmental Protection Agency? 2. Which president added solar panels to the White House? 3. Which president created the National Wildlife Refuge System? 4. Which president commissioned Lewis and Clark to document the American landscape? 5. Which president established the US Department of Agriculture? 1. Richard Nixon 2. Jimmy Carter 3. […]

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