On the note of alternatives -
O Christmas Tree, O Christmas Tree!
You're Way Too Big For My House! Christmas Trees & Alternatives for Small Space Dwellers
|11/21/13 10:47 PM|
If you don't have room for tools in your apartment, why not see if there's a local makerspace? They often have free nights for visitors who want to make cool things.
Make this Homemade Holiday Gift:
Copper Bangles HOMEMADE HOLIDAY GIFT IDEA EXCHANGE: PROJECT #12
|11/19/13 03:11 PM|
This is a nice and versatile trick for making home look welcoming on dark, cold nights. It works particularly well for winter holidays, but it could really work for halloween or thanksgiving. Some people leave them up year round, and if they feel the urge, they pair them with seasonal decorations on the window.
Candles in Windows
|11/19/13 02:56 PM|
The dark color and insulation may make up for the lack of size, usually unprotected ones are about 3' x 3' so the center keeps warm. If your bin hasn't seemed to be heating itself from within, you can add microbes. (A sample from a friend's healthy compost heap has the perks of being free, something like compost plus would probably work too.)
Composting Project Update: It Froze!
|1/26/11 10:40 PM|