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For those of you who love DIY something you should know reusing and recycling old things is a great way to save money and add a little character to your decor. Food or drink containers are some of the most common and everyday items that are found in your home. Most of time you will [...]

Top 22 Craziest Ways to Reuse Empty Food or Drink Containers

For those of you who love DIY something you should know reusing and recycling old things is a great way to save money and add a little character to your decor. Food or drink containers are some of the most common and everyday items that are found in your home. Most of time you will [...]

Turn a Plastic Container into Jewelry

Never buy Shrinky Dink again! Turn plastic food containers into shrinky dink. *note, actual instructions seem to be about 3 pages in.

Extras: How to Clean Your Gross Plastic Containers  Let's face it. We've been there. Taco sauce, tomato soup, Spaghettios.... they wreck havoc on your plastic containers! Here is an easy how-to to clean your containers out.              1. Fill almost to the top with water and a squirt of dish soap  2. Add 1/4 cup of bleach  3. Microwave the container for 40 seconds, or until the solution is boiling  4. Allow to rest until the water is luke-warm  5. Wash out your container and it is as good…

Clean Your Gross Plastic Containers! --Fill almost to the top with water and a squirt of dish soap. Add cup of bleach. Microwave the container for 40 seconds, or until the solution is boiling. Allow to rest until the water is luke-warm.

Leftovers are great.  But leftover odor from the plastic container, not so much.  Luckily, there's a fast, easy way to eliminate lingering food odors.  Just add a sprinkling of ARM & HAMMER™ Baking Soda to a clean damp sponge.  Next, wash your plastic containers as normal.  Then dry.  (HINT: For stubborn odors, soak containers in a solution made of 4 tbsp Baking Soda to 1 quart warm water.)

Leftovers are great. But leftover odor from the plastic container, not so much. Luckily, there's a fast, easy way to eliminate lingering food odors. Just add a sprinkling of ARM & HAMMER™ Baking Soda to a clean damp sponge. Next, wash your plastic containers as normal. Then dry. (HINT: For stubborn odors, soak containers in a solution made of 4 tbsp Baking Soda to 1 quart warm water.)

Say goodbye to chaotic cabinets and hello to easy organization!

Genius Food Storage Container Hacks

Utilize every inch of cabinetry space with these genius food storage container hacks that will keep your supplies organized and easy to access.

Banish plastic once and for all with these hardworking, nontoxic food storage containers.

4 Best Nontoxic Food Storage Containers

Banish plastic once and for all with these hardworking, nontoxic food storage containers. First use what you have - then when it's time to replace, select a better option

Keep even the smallest pantry organized with these clever, space-saving storage tips from HGTV.com.

16 Small Pantry Organization Ideas

With various sized bins and a range of lids, it doesn’t take much for your collection of leftover holders to get out of hand. Lufkin and Goodsell say to group bottoms, then stack lids vertically with the help of a plate rack.

how to store produce without using plastic

How To Store Produce Without Plastic

Berkeley Farmer's Market: How to store Produce without Plastic. Great resource for how to store fruits and veggies

This is a great resource for anyone that owns a Weber Smoky Mountain Cooker.  There are some great tips on setting your cooker up to do an all night cook as well as some recipes.

This is a great resource for anyone that owns a Weber Smoky Mountain Cooker. There are some great tips on setting your cooker up to do an all night cook as well as some recipes.

How to Make a 72 Hour Kit - Items can be switched out for your own prefrences...but this should get you started. Also keep one in the car. Be safe & prepared!

How to Make a 72 Hour Kit

72 hr kits in 1 gallon plastic containers.--both boys need to make emergency kits for their Emergency Prep merit badge--guess what we will be making next weekend!

4. Turn baby food containers or plastic chicken containers into mini green houses for plant seedlings. - Top 22 Craziest Ways to Reuse Empty Food or Drink Containers

Top 22 Craziest Ways to Reuse Empty Food or Drink Containers

Turn baby food containers or plastic chicken containers into mini green houses for plant seedlings. - Top 22 Craziest Ways to Reuse Empty Food or Drink Containers