Projects

Make Your Own Rock Table

Do you have a child that likes to collect rocks? Here are two projects that are great for all those pockets of rocks they’ve…

slime

Make Your Own Slime

It’s a great time of year to make slime! I’m going into my daughter’s class this week to make slime with all the kids,…

After they're frozen, cut the balloons off and use your new creations to decorate your backyard!

Balloon Ice Art

We saw a cool project on Pinterest for making gorgeous round ice art using balloons and food coloring. We were so impressed, so I…

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Forcing Bulbs

One of life’s simple pleasures is upcyling. Saving something from the landfill is a noble effort. Repurposing things from your house or items you…

Make wood coasters with plans from Garden Therapy.

DIY Branch Coasters

Here’s a tree-related project from another one of my favorite bloggers, Stevie with Garden Therapy. She has tons of recipes, projects and creative ideas…

Create a nature collage out of things you find outside.

Create a Nature Collage

You can make a nature collage using items in your own backyard or neighborhood. This is a great way to encourage your kids to…

records

Recycle Vinyl Records

I’ve seen some great projects out there using old vinyl  records to create bowls (melting them), clocks (just add a clock kit through the…