03 Aug '11, 12am

18 Ways to# Reuse Plastic Bags via @care2 @Greenopolis

18 Ways to# Reuse Plastic Bags via @care2 @Greenopolis

This is all inspiring! I had determined to crochet plastic rugs for under the kitchen and bathroom sinks when my husband was unable to swallow from his lung cancer and chopping and grinding everything took out my arms AKA arthritis. What inspiration! I really like every idea and the "draft dodgers" name and use was the cutest and most attention-getting yet suffering from California's "June Gloom". Winds blowing hard constantly, highs in 60s, lows in 40-50s, cloudy and/or foggy. Both my husband and a dear friend would ***line my cloth shopping bags and food keepers with plastic bags***when shopping for me. (He loved contributing by shopping as his health was failing, and I couldn't drive both when caring for him in home hospice and couldn't drive safely for awhile after his death.) Methinks they were expressing their anti-environmental leanings--him as a retired former who ...

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