Category: Recycling Crafts

Crafting is a great way to recycle. Browse through this collection of crafts you can make using items you might normally throw away.

Make an Advent Countdown Jar

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When I posted my DIY Advent Calendar round-up, it inspired me to create my own Christmas countdown craft.  I was trying to come up with something that was different from everything I had found.  Instead of laying out my treat…

Mason Jar Turkey Craft

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In the past, I have made turkeys from a variety of items including handprints, clay pots, and paper bags.  This year, I was trying to come up with some new and unique turkey crafts and this mason jar turkey is…

How to Make Sea Creatures Out of Egg Cartons

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Whether you are planning a trip to the beach or aquarium, you just may see plenty of sea creatures but probably not any as adorable as these sea creature made out of egg carton cups! To make any or all…

Simple Sunshine Craft

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Crafts don’t have to be complicated… Sometimes simple is better, like this simple sunshine craft! In honor of the first official day of summer, why not gather together the kids and have them make one of these paper plate and…

30 Creative Things to do With Pool Noodles

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Every time I walk by a display of colorful pool noodles at the store, I stop, stare, and think about how many creative possibilities they hold… It is those thoughts that inspired me to do this fun round-up of creative…

How to Make Hairy Friends

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This project was inspired, in part, by my Margarine Tub Craft Challenge. Knowing my granddaughters were coming for a visit, I prepped the margarine tubs for them to have some fun with.! I showed them how to turn them into…