26 Apr '11, 3am

Merry Farming: Micro-gardening for the Sanrio set

Merry Farming: Micro-gardening for the Sanrio set

Each Merry Farming kit comes with a packet of basil seeds, an instructional leaflet, and a tablet of compressed soil that fits right inside of a recycled plastic soda or water bottle cap that you provide (perhaps you can save the bottle itself for this container gardening concept ). Just plant the seeds, water, and watch your bottle cap herb garden grow. These miniature indoor herb gardens for the Sanrio set cost 158 Yen (or about $2) but as pointed out over at Lifehacker , you can just as easily make one yourself. Apparently the Merry Project plans to release kits containing other seed varieties aside from basil in the future.

Full article: http://www.mnn.com/your-home/organic-farming-gardening/bl...

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9 Eco-Friendly Sunglasses to Set Your Sights On

9 Eco-Friendly Sunglasses to Set Your Sights On

ecouterre.com 26 Apr '11, 5pm

As practical as they are, sunglasses shouldn’t be an eyesore. Set your sights on a higher standard with one of our nine ec...