Blog Posts - Recycling



Coloured Layered Rice in a Recycled Glass Jar

  Coloured Layered Rice in a Recycled Glass Jar Do you have some glass jars lying around the house – perhaps an old coffee or pickle jar?  This engaging and colourful activity is great fine motor skill practice for kids and is a follow-...
by iddle peeps on Aug 6, 2016

DIY Rainbow Recycled Mailbox

DIY RAINBOW RECYCLED MAILBOX Our family loves sending and receiving beautiful mail.  The boys are always eager to draw on any envelope that leaves our house – insisting on making them colourful in some way, with either colourful drawings or s...
by iddle peeps on Aug 6, 2016

What Are the Best Waste Removal Options?

Waste removal and management is something we all take an active part in at some level, whether it be individually or professionally. The fact is, this is a very important part of society and the way we manage waste removal can determine the well bein...
by Metropolitan Bin Hire Blog on Aug 3, 2016

DIY Rainbow Submarine

DIY RAINBOW SUBMARINE Both my boys are obsessed with Octonauts.  They just love going on undersea adventures with Captain Barnacles and his crew.  Did you know that the creatures and locations the Octonauts crew encounter are real marine animals,...
by iddle peeps on Aug 2, 2016

DIY Olympic Ringtoss Game

DIY OLYMPIC RINGTOSS GAME Our family is buzzing with anticipation about the upcoming Olympic Games.  Big boy is presenting a news item on the Olympics in a couple of weeks at school, which he is very excited about. To prepare, we made this super-...
by iddle peeps on Jul 30, 2016

How to Rescue Damaged Dry Powder Cosmetics Instead of Throwing Them Out!

Accidents can happen at any time.  However, you don't have to suffer when you know what to do.Don’t you hate when you pay good money for a cosmetic like a gorgeous new palette of eye shadows that seem to compliment you perfectly, only to drop...
by Nuts 4 Stuff on Jul 29, 2016

Marcel the Recycled Tissue Box Monster

Marcel the Recycled Tissue Box Monster My Big boy and I attempted to craft a recycled tissue box monster a couple of weeks ago.  Our monster turned out more cute than scary though and that won’t do for a monster-loving 5 year old! Have a look at...
by iddle peeps on Jul 26, 2016

How to Make Money Recycling Phones

If you’re looking to make extra money the answer to your problem may be lying at the back of a drawer in your home. Remember that old cell phone that has been sitting there unused? You could be using it to make some extra cash. Most people own...
by Debt Free Living Guru on Jul 14, 2016

DIY CD Coasters

DIY CD Coasters These DIY CD Coasters are incredibly simple, easy and they’re a great way to re-use and repurpose old CDs that you no longer use.  A fun and engaging kids crafting activity that also make great gifts for family and loved ones!
by iddle peeps on Jul 5, 2016

Pompompillars

Pompompillars Pompompillars are colourful and loving little critters, made from a handful of cheerfulness and soft vibrant pompoms!  Quick, easy and incredibly engaging for little fingers, these also make for brilliant imaginary play opportunities a...
by iddle peeps on Jul 5, 2016

Rockstar Turtle

Rockstar Turtle This engaging and vibrant rockstar turtle kids crafting activity is a fantastic way to harness creative thinking and imagination.  It’s also a brilliant exercise in fine motor skills as well as improving scissor skills, glueing...
by iddle peeps on Jul 4, 2016

Samuel the Spoon Spider

Samuel the Spoon Spider Samuel the spoon spider is a very friendly and harmless spider… in fact he loves to make new friends and to dance in the sunshine so that all his sparkles sparkle in the sunlight! My son is utterly obsessed with spiders.
by iddle peeps on Jul 1, 2016

How to Recycle and Reuse VHS Tapes

Even if you are not a collector, chances are you can easily find some old VHS tapes and audio cassettes sitting forgotten in a corner of your house covered with dust . Sometimes a small number of them seem like a big problem if you can't find a prope...
by Cineclair Productions Blog on Jun 28, 2016

Ecore Receives Two U.S. Product Patents

Ecore, a company that transforms reclaimed waste into unique performance surfaces, recently received two United States product patents. Read Ecore Receives Two U.S. Product Patents on Facility Executive - Creating Intelligent Buildings.
by FacilityBlog on Jun 20, 2016

Make Ice Candles

photo by helloglow.co Making your own candles is a great way to be creative because there are a lot of options. One way that you can make candles is to reuse what remains from your old candles.... Visit my website for full links, other content,...
by Find My DIY on Jun 19, 2016

DIY Monster Herb Planters

DIY Monster Herb Planters These DIY Monster Herb Planters are a great way to recycle and reuse plastic mugs and bottles in a fun kids crafting activity.  It’s a simple, quick & engaging activity that encourages creative thought and provide...
by iddle peeps on Jun 9, 2016

Blue Bins

Posted at Realty Evolved There is still ongoing confusion as to how Chicagoans recycle, and what items can or can’t be thrown into the blue bins. In some instances, one simple item, like a greasy pizza box or plastic bags, will cause the entire con...
by Realty Evolved on Jun 1, 2016

DIY Balloon Tennis Game

DIY Balloon Tennis Game This DIY Balloon Tennis is a fun kids craft and family game which embraces a number of different skills.  Suitable for a broad age range both in the creative process and game – playing aspect. It incorporates creative d...
by iddle peeps on May 15, 2016

DIY Balloon Tennis Game

DIY Balloon Tennis Game This DIY Balloon Tennis is a fun kids craft and family game which embraces a number of different skills.  Suitable for a broad age range both in the creative process and game – playing aspect. It incorporates creative d...
by iddle peeps on May 15, 2016

DIY Cork Monsters

DIY Cork Monsters DIY Cork Monsters is a fun, simple and quick kids craft that simply involves re-using and decorating wine or champagne bottle corks. So now when you have your glass (or two) of wine, you can rest assured that you aren’t the o...
by iddle peeps on May 12, 2016


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