My family loves to visit Brookside Garden of Lights Show each holiday season. This year, they had some new holiday lights – a tree made from recycled milk jugs in red, white and blue.
This reminded me of bottle trees which are more common in the southern United States. Here’s a great video about the Bottle Tree Man by Mississippi Public Broadcasting:
At work, we are constantly trying to invent new ways of doing things, taking what we have and finding new uses. I like the spirit of the Bottle Tree Man, how he kept expanding the complexity of his product, in ways that fit his talents.