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Four examples of upcycling

You’re familiar with the process of recycling, but have you heard of upcycling? Upcycling is the process of giving cheap by-products or waste materials new life by transforming them into something new. It’s actually a fairly common practice, especially as companies become more conscious of their environmental impacts. Here are some examples of upcycling that we’ve taken note of recently.

Four ways to create hygge in your home

Four ways to create hygge in your home

Do you feel like your mood is affected by these dark winter months? For many of us, the short days and frigid weather sap our energy and dampen our spirits. But one of the most wintery regions in the world, Scandinavia, has developed a mindset for not just getting through the dark winter season, but embracing it. The Danish call it hygge, and it means slowing down and appreciating the cozy contentment of a simple moment.

Here are a few ways you can create an atmosphere of hygge in your home.

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