Upcycling

31 Things You Should Never Need To Buy

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 10.09.2013 | Canada Alberta

Cashing Out is The Huffington Post Alberta's look into lives of Albertans who are trying to make their dollars stretch a bit further. We'll examine pe...

How to Have a More Fun, More Eco-Friendly Halloween With Your Kids

Lisa Borden | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Living
Lisa Borden

Halloween produces more boos, eeks, screeches and ding dongs than we should tolerate. In an attempt to make sure our kids don't hate us, and our neighbours, family and friends don't ridicule us, this list provides useful suggestions and inspires others to have a less scary Halloween (since, boycotting the holiday altogether is a little ambitious and un-spirited -- for this year anyway).

Swapping With Colin & Justin?

Colin & Justin | Posted 09.10.2013 | Canada Style
Colin & Justin

Across a half hour of high impact telly, we attempt to prove that second hand doesn't mean second best by undertaking a TV experiment to show that a seriously stylish home can be created on a seriously shoestring budget. And can it? In a word: yes. But only if you play by the rules.

25 Ways To Be Green In 2013

Yummy Mummy Club | Posted 03.16.2013 | Canada Impact
Yummy Mummy Club

The New Year is here and this is the time that many of us decide to make positive changes in our lives. No matter what shade of green you may be, the following list will hopefully give you some inspiration on how to make some eco-friendly changes for both your family and the environment.

No Fear, Novices: Tips To Simplify Upcycling

CP | Lauren La Rose, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.11.2012 | Canada Style

TORONTO - With an eye for affordable finds and a shared passion for restoration, Shannon and Dean Acheson's home showcases several pieces they've refu...