Bottle Trees – Glass or Plastic Jugs

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.

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