DIY – How to Upcycle Desktop Calendars into Greeting Cards

It’s been a few crazy weeks here in the Pacific Northwest. Though we thought we were about to head into warmer spring-like weather, we had a few days of snow, snow and more snow. To make it more of a challenge, try adding coordination of moving departments into a new building and new areas. While figuring out what items to bring over to my new … Continue reading DIY – How to Upcycle Desktop Calendars into Greeting Cards

DIY Facial Oil Blotting Papers in 3 Steps

Got a lot of leftover packing tissues from gifts during the holidays? Or from all the online shopping you did recently? Or maybe while “shopping off-line”, i.e., in-store and came across disposable paper toilet seat covers during your potty breaks in between? Move these papers from your trash and into your make-up bag by turning them into facial oil blotting papers. What you will need … Continue reading DIY Facial Oil Blotting Papers in 3 Steps

Upcycling @PurdysChocolate Truffle boxes into Cuff link Gift Boxes

To source gifts with symbols with that have significant meaning to the recipient can be challenging when we are constrained with the amount of time we have and budget. Ordering online can be be good for our pockets, but the impact in gift giving may be small without the right presentation to go along with it. While I was picking up packaged glassware in preparation … Continue reading Upcycling @PurdysChocolate Truffle boxes into Cuff link Gift Boxes