Before you throw it out or recycle, can it be used for something else?
Repurpose - to give a new purpose or use to (as per Merriam-Webster). Why not use your garbage for something else rather than needlessly adding it to a landfill? There are so many ways to repurpose items I couldn't possibly include them all. However, I think I put together a pretty nice assortment of possibilities!
Slide Show of Repurposing Possibilities
Links to all items in the slide show can be found below. I apologize if you have any problems with the links due to circumstances beyond my control. Links can also be found on my Pinterest Board Repurposing.
Repurposing from the Kitchen
Repurposing Out of the Closet
Repurposing Old or Damaged Furniture
Repurposing Old Toys
Repurposing Other Household Items
Repurposing Outdoor Items
Check out our Pinterest Repurposing Board for many more great ideas!
Remember, think about what else you might be able to use it for before throwing it away!
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Welcome! I'm Kathie, an educated, happily married mother and step-mother to four adult children. I wholeheartedly believe in creating and living a simpler, happier, and healthier life in this stressful and modern world! I work at creating a simpler life in ways that are as economically wise and environmentally conscious as possible. Please join me on my journey:-)