Plant grass seeds with potting mix in a flat container and in just a couple of weeks you’ll have a grass bed worthy of Simba himself! Grow a couple in rotation so you can swap them over when one wears out.
eWaste is a massive global problem. I couldn't find any current stats but, in 2008, Australians bought 2.4 million new computers. They sent 1.6 million old computers to landfill, and 500,000 went into storage facilities - to join the 5.3 million already sitting there. North America has 15 times our population so you can assume the problem is 15x greater there :( It's not going to make much difference to the totals, but we thought this was a nice example of re-purposing.
The cat shaped cutout below the sink just kills me. I stumbled across it this morning, and from there I was on a search to see what other kitchen built-ins devoted owners had devised for their pets. From dog bowls in the island to a kitty hideaway in the cabinet, here are 10 ways your pet can find a home in your kitchen: