Showing posts with label readers. Show all posts
Showing posts with label readers. Show all posts

Old Farm Machinery Bits into Garden Decor

On: Friday, September 12, 2014

We continue featuring our readers and frugal living advicates. In today's edition David Leonhardt shares how he has turned old farm machinery into garden decor and tools

I've placed a few rusted, but nicely-formed, bits of old farm machinery in my garden.  Rather than ship it all to the dump when cleaning out the old barn, I used some as decor.  I had also found a couple old metal pots (from 100 years ago, perhaps?) which I now use to water plants beyond the reach of the hose.




Readers' Inspiration: Yogurt Container Cookie Cutter

On: Tuesday, February 9, 2010


Our very awesome reader D'angelo has another DIY gadget to pimp your creativity: a heart-shaped cookie-cutter made of a used yogurt container. This can be an awesome gift for your beloved on for Valentine's Day: first, it is hand-made (and so much valuable and appreciated) and secondly, this is practical: "I give you the cutter, you make me the cookie" :)

DIY Special Edition: Readers Inspiration

On: Monday, November 16, 2009

I am happy to see that this blog started as a hobby can actually inspire someone! Here's what one of our readers, D'angelo, created and sent to share with us: a yogurt cup plastic necklace:

Thanks!