Category Archives: Life

Repurposing Clothes: My Old Shirt Becomes Niece’s Dress

  My sister made me a shirt perhaps 20 years ago that I kept long after it ceased to fit, since handmade clothing from sisters is special. After making dresses for my nieces one Christmas I was inspired to refashion the … Continue reading

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Repurposing T-shirts into Reusable Bags

Reusable bags have become trendy since consumers are trying to reduce waste, stores are working to cut costs (and sometimes charging for shopping bags), and  governments are starting to ban single-use plastic bags (sometimes specifically non-biodegradable plastics). There are myriad … Continue reading

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Acoustic Running 3: Food + Drink

This is third post on my efforts to maximize and improve running performance while honoring a guiding principle that defines sustainability for me: “live simply so that others may simply live.” As noted…This is being shared for informational purposes only … Continue reading

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