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Friday, June 24, 2011

Cut Out Bird Feeder

If you have a bit of cardboard, peanut butter and some sunflower seeds or bird seed, you and your kiddos can make a cute little bird feeder…DSCN5482

Just cut out the cardboard into any shape you want (recognize our shape?) and punch a hole somewhere on your shape…DSCN5476

Have your child spread peanut butter over one side of the cut out and place that side face down in a plate of sunflower or bird seeds…DSCN5480

Repeat on the other side.

Tie a string to your shape and hang it in a tree for the birds to enjoy :). This is a great way to help bring nature to your backyard for your children to see.

I’m linking up to What Are Little Boys Made Of?, High Paw and Preschool Corner Friday.

8 comments:

  1. I bet the birds tore that up! They love peanut butter treats. Pre-Little Bit Hubs and I used to be avid bird watching fans. Now that Little Bit is a bit bigger I think we are going to pick it back up. He adores watching the Robins bob around the front yard.

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  2. Love how simple & quick it can be done. We'll probably try this over the weekend.

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  3. How fun! Who knew birds like peanut butter too? :) I'm definitely going to try this this weekend. Thanks for stopping by this week!

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  4. I love it! Hopefully squirrels won't get to them!

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  5. My kids used to make these all the time when they were little. They would get so excited to see the birds eating their seeds. Fun project!

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  6. Neat! We made bird feeders out of bagels, peanut butter and birdseed. The kids loved it :)

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  7. I will surely need to make one with my girl! :) Thanks for linking at last week's High paw! Join us again this week! :)

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  8. So cute! We'll have to try it this way too! Thanks for stopping by Reading Confetti! Lorie

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