Uses for old textiles

5 Amazing Ways to Re-Use Old Shoes and Clothes

My back and feet were always hurting when I exercised.  Must be time for a new pair of gym shoes but how can I re-use old shoes?  In 2013, it was estimated that 20 billion pairs of shoes are produced each year and of that, 300 million pairs are thrown away.  300 million each year!?!  Americans throw […]

Struggle With Recycling?

Is recycling hard? Is tossing a bottle in to a different bin really hard?  What can go in the bin, what can’t?  Can only newspaper and regular paper go in or can magazine paper go in?  What about wrapping paper?  What about plastic tubs versus plastic bags?  Does it matter what color the glass is and […]