Bourbon Bottle Pumpkins & Gourds

Bourbon Bottle Pumpkins & Gourds

It’s been over a year since we’ve been allowed to recycle glass in our area- and every time I have to toss a glass bottle, it breaks my heart again and again. And in the year (plus) that has passed, we have most definitely altered our shopping habits to be more mindful of this problem. But there are simply some things- like bourbon!- that only come in glass. After our junkin’ journey trip to Louisville, our interest in bourbon grew, so we’ve been in a bit of a quandary.Read more ›

DIY Poison Bottles for a Spooky Halloween

DIY Poison Bottles for a Spooky Halloween

Years ago, I picked up some old pharmacy bottles at an antique shop in Elloree, South Carolina. Since I’m a biologist Monday-Friday and Sadie on the weekends, I couldn’t resist their “Mad Scientist” appeal for Halloween décor. And maybe they weren’t REAL “poison” bottles, they definitely felt like the poison bottles you see at Halloween time.Read more ›