If you haven't already seen the buzz on social media, today is #AmericaRecyclesDay, the perfect day to find creative ways to repurpose recyclable household garbage and turn trash into treasure!
Here are some crafts you can make with the kids, using items you probably already have lying around the house. (Click the images for instructions.)
Cute Plastic Bottle Bird Feeders
Emoji Magic 8 Ball
Mini Foosball Table
No-Sew Tote Bags
Soda/Pop Tab Bracelets
Tin Can Planters
World Musical Instruments Made from Recyclables
Do you have favorites that aren't listed here? Share your recycled material-craft ideas in the comments!
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Most of all, though, have fun!