5 Kid-Friendly Recycled Milk Jug Projects

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What you will need for all 5 of these projects:

- empty plastic milk jugs with lids (washed well and dried)
- cutting tool
- scissors
- awl or thumbtack
- natural twine
- marker

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Project #1 – Bird Feeder

Step 1

Using your cutting tool or scissors cut the top off the milk jug, leaving as large of a base as you prefer.

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Step 2

Using an awl or a thumbtack, punch a hole in the center of each of the four sides. Thread twine through each hole and tie with a double knot.

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Step 3

Tie all four pieces of twine together at the top in a knot, leaving a loop to hang the bird feeder by.

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Step 4

Fill with your favorite organic bird seed and greet the birds as they arrive in your yard.

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