Upcycled Necklace Tutorial – LOVE NOTE Necklace for Valentine’s Day

message necklace by olive bites studio

This is an easy, peasy necklace tutorial of mine that makes a great Valentine's gift project. The colorful scrap paper used inside can be switched out easily and you can use the back of the paper for a little Valentine's Day note! All the supplies … [Continue reading]

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Mix n’ Match Vitamin C Teas

herbal tea

The flu season is lingering and the epidemic is still making people miserable. But like they say, "an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure." So many people take great care of themselves by washing their hands, dressing in layers, eating … [Continue reading]

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Etsy SEO: The Ultimate Guide to Ranking High and Being Found

Etsy SEO

Here at EcoEsty we've written a plethora of posts to help you improve your Etsy shop and over time it has become clear that we all seem to struggle with one similar task - Etsy SEO.  Over the years, I've learned a few tricks that I've which have … [Continue reading]

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Rust & Sunshine: Shrinky Bracelet

rust & sunshine

Yesterday I blew your mind with an Upcycled Bubble Wrap Jewelry post.  Get ready for another why didn't I think of that moment.  I found this great tutorial that takes your average plastic food container that is also non-biodegradable and turns it … [Continue reading]

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Upcycled Bubble Wrap Jewelry

Upcycle Bubble wrap

Bubble wrap. That plastic stuff that we love to obsessively pop. Unfortunately, bubble wrap is not biodegradable so it sits in landfills forever - that is until now. As I was gwaking through Pinterest, I found that really cool tutorial on how to make … [Continue reading]

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How to Improve Your Car’s Fuel Efficiency in Cold Weather

fuel efficient driving

If you live in the Northeast and survived the #Blizzard2015 - a.k.a. #Juno - beginning of this week, I hope you weren't too inconvenienced by the storm. And even though it's cold outside, I hope you don't idle your car to warm up before starting your … [Continue reading]

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Writing Product Descriptions that SELL and Not Just Describe

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I don't know about other makers, but I have heard the words SEO and KEYWORDS so many times my head is ready to explode. I like this article because, although we still have to think about Search Engine Optimization and Keywords if we want to be … [Continue reading]

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DIY: Healing Boo-Boo Balm Recipe

healing-boo-boo-balm-recipe

If you suffer from Eczema or other kinds of dry skin, you will love this simple and safe skin balm recipe. Scratch Mommy started on making her own products when she saw a documentary called Bag It. And plagued with a food related skin condition … [Continue reading]

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51 Free Printable Valentine’s Day Cards that Don’t Suck

I really don't like buying cards, I prefer to make my own.  However, truth be known, I'm lazy when it comes to designing my own cards - that's why I ❤free printables. Popsugar offered up a list of 51 free printable Valentine's Day cards that don't … [Continue reading]

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