Tag: zero waste

Useful & Easy Kitchen Sewing Projects

Useful & Easy Kitchen Sewing Projects

If you are like me you love cooking in your kitchen but always want to make sure you have the right items when you need them. I know we could go buy them in the store but I love making things. In the end, it 

How To Make Reusable Sandwich Bags

How To Make Reusable Sandwich Bags

If you have kids, as I do, you are constantly packing lunches and snacks. Even during the summer, going to the beach, or a picnic in the park, I am constantly having to pack things in zipper bags. And then we toss them. I love 

Easy DIY Fabric Coasters

Easy DIY Fabric Coasters

When you’re looking for a quick fix to keep those water rings off your table, these Easy DIY Fabric Coasters are perfect. In fact, it’s totally possible to create these simple drink coasters in about 30 minutes of your time. With our tutorial on how 

How To Make A Reusable Bread Bag Tutorial

How To Make A Reusable Bread Bag Tutorial

This project came out of necessity. You see, my family LOVES bread. We go through so much that I started making my own. The only downside (besides how it is affecting my waistline) is that when you do that, you don’t have a convenient way 

How to Make a Diaper Clutch

How to Make a Diaper Clutch

Calling all you moms, nannies, and other people who work with babies! How often have you needed to run a super quick errand and don’t want to take the entire diaper bag? You know you won’t need everything just potentially a diaper for an emergency. 

DIY Homemade Laundry Detergent Recipe

DIY Homemade Laundry Detergent Recipe

If you can’t tell lately there is a theme with my DIY projects. I am finally getting around to making many of my own laundry supplies and cleaning supplies. I have made my own dryer sheets, dryer balls, and dishwashing detergent. Since I had done 

DIY Homemade Dryer Sheets

DIY Homemade Dryer Sheets

Like any parent, our loads of laundry always seems to be never-ending. Due to this, it seems I always find those little used dryer sheets in random places like under the couch or even in my clothes. I started to think there has to be 

DIY Reusable Tea Bags

DIY Reusable Tea Bags

If you are like me you love a nice tea to sip on just about any time of the day. As I was having my cup of tea the other day it dawned on me that I could make my own reusable tea bags. This 

How to Make a No-Sew T-Shirt Bag

How to Make a No-Sew T-Shirt Bag

We all have our favorite T-shirts or those shirts that maybe we have outgrown. Don’t just give away those T-shirts, repurpose them. You can repurpose Shirts that even have rips or holes in them. Depending on where the rip or hole is will determine what 

DIY Reusable Makeup Remover Pads

DIY Reusable Makeup Remover Pads

As a family, we are always looking for ways to reduce waste. The greatest way to reduce waste and work towards zero waste living is to stop using one-time use things like disposable makeup remover pads. Due to this, my latest project was to create 

DIY Zero Waste Kitchen Sponge

DIY Zero Waste Kitchen Sponge

I was using my dish sponge, you know those blueish ones you can buy at the store, to clean up after dinner and realized there has to be a better way as it always gets smelly after so many uses. My husband said why don’t 

DIY Zero-Waste Produce Bags

DIY Zero-Waste Produce Bags

I am always looking for new ways to reduce waste especially plastic and paper waste with my family. The reusable shopping bags are great but then I noticed a lady using homemade produce bags and I was like I bet I can make those. I