Save those small milk and juice cartons for a rainy day and have the kids turn them into space aliens and monsters.
Our newest contest winner is Katelyn from Milford, Indiana and she is 10 years old. She loves making crafts at her aunt’s house like this pencil pal.
Mom will be proud to display this beautiful desk set all year long. A gift made with love for someone you love.
Earth Day is all about recycling and reusing items that would ortherwise end up in the landfill. He’s an opportunity to turn the generic vases that come from the florist … Read More
These cute little Pom Pets will be a great friend to take along on car rides or any mode of travel and you can make them from recycled materials or left … Read More
Here’s another great recycled craft idea from my friend Chickpea and her Mom in the UK. Boxes made the greatest toys.
Earth Day is coming up soon, so let’s be aware of using recycled materials for our craft projects like this adorable Thomas Snack Train.
Looking for a fun toy that’s eco-friendly? Make a Bottle Cap Snake Toy. Kids will love this recycled craft.
Terri P from MakingFriens.com decided those little containers that contain Tic Tacs were just too good to throw away. She recycled them into these cute sewing cases for the beginning sewer’s … Read More
Valerie from MakingFriends.com has been playing in the recycling materials again and created this delightful Tin Can Windchime.
Valentine Character Mailbox
You can help save landfill space and natural resources by recycling a discarded tissue box to make a Valentine Character Mailbox. St. Valentine is the patron saint of lovers, and February … Read More
Have the kids help you make these cute Bunny Cups for classroom treats or a leave behind goody for the Easter Bunny.
New Years is a great time to remember all the exciting events of the past year. Have each member of the family write down something unique that happened in the … Read More
This game is also known as the “count and capture” game. Mancala games encourage kids to conduct thought experiments, counting tokens and comparing tactics in their heads before they move a … Read More
This snowman jar is a cute winter craft to make with your kids. They will love filling the jar with cotton balls and it provides a great tactile part of … Read More
Gingerbread House Money Box
Here’s a Christmas craft to teach saving money and saving the earth through recycling containers and using them as craft materials.