Monthly Archives: April 2011

Great Recycled Mothers Day Gifts

Mother’s Day Gift Guide

She spent years of her life wiping your bum, so this Mother’s Day treat your mother right!

Recycled tin flowersEverlasting Bouquet

These flowers are made from recycled tin, which will offer a nice colorful and cheery bouquet for a long, long time. Remember that if you choose to buy Mum a real bouquet, use our tips on recycling flowers.



Bird and Babies NecklaceBird and Baby Birds Recycled Silver Necklace

Handmade, with recycled sterling silver. Have a baby in the family? Have 2, 3, or 8 like the Octomom? Your necklace might get a little heavy, but it’s still sweet.

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How to Make a Recycled Birdbath

Liven Up Your Garden With a Recycled Birdbath There is nothing so peaceful and therapeutic as watching birds splash about in your own garden. Combining recycling with bird watching for a winning combination, so use these helpful tips for an easy DIY spring project. Remember that a birdbath can be shallow- the birds won’t mind.Continue ReadingContinue Reading

Eco Eggs For After Easter

A little bit Easter, a little bit eco, here’s a roundup of some recycled egg-themed goodness. Digital DNA Commissioned by the Palo Alto Public Arts Commission in 2000, artists Adriana Varella and Nilton Maltz constructed this 7-foot tall egg using recycled circuit boards. Entitled Digital DNA, this sculpture is an iconic reminder of Palo Alto’sContinue ReadingContinue Reading