Live the Vintage Life

Posted on Tuesday, November 26, 2013 by Arts_and_Crafts

vintage crafts Sometimes I wonder if I was born in the wrong era. I love to wear vintage clothes and accessories, as well as decorate my home with mind on what things used to look like long ago. There is a great selection of books about vintage crafts at the library that can aid you in adding just a little vintage inspiration to your life. Vintage Crafts . . . more »

Ready for a Green Holiday Challenge?

Posted on Saturday, November 23, 2013 by Arts_and_Crafts

large pile of paper According to one source, Americans throw away 25% more trash during the Thanksgiving to New Year's holiday period than any other time of year. If every American family wrapped just 3 presents in re-used materials, it would save enough paper to cover 45,000 football fields! (from: http://bgm.stanford.edu/pssi_faq_holiday_waste). I believe the holidays can be festive, and at the same time more ecologically responsible. Look to the . . . more »

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