Recycling Crafts: How to Recycle Containers for Creative, Economical Fun With Kids! by Kaila Weingarten

6 years ago

Recycling Crafts: How to Recycle Containers for Creative, Economical Fun With Kids!

Keeping kids entertained can be expensive! I've found creative and economical ways to keep my little one engaged for a long time (and for little money). Have fun recycling your product containers! Here's how:

  • Cover things like oatmeal canisters and tissue boxes with duct tape, paper or felt and let kids decorate.
  • Use them to store miscellaneous toys, or even create puppets. The puppet picture above was created out of empty coffee containers, and another small container on top! 

Have fun being creative.  

Take 30 seconds and join the 30Seconds community. Inspire and be inspired.

Related Products on Amazon We Think You May Like:

30Second Mobile, Inc. is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to and affiliated sites.

Stickers $5 & Up
Washi Tape $5 & Up
Kid's Scissors $2 & Up
Felt $4 & Up

Ways to Use Wine Corks: Get Creative With This Cork Painting Activity for Kids

Easter Crafts for Kids: How to Make Bunny & Chicken Spoon Puppets

Turn a Nature Walk With Your Kids Into Fun Acorn Crafts! 4 Cute Ideas!

DIY Dollhouse Furniture: 4 Easy Steps to a Homemade Doll Couch for Your Child's Favorite Doll

Mike Prochaska
Yep we do this all the time

join discussion

Please login to comment.

recommended tips

Raw Pet Food: Healthier Pet Food Is Easier Than You Think & What Dogs Want!

Family Pets: 7 Healthy Reasons You Should Consider a Furry Friend!

When a Family Pet Dies: How to Help Your Child Manage Their Grief

Pet Allergies: If You're Allergic to Cats & Dogs, You May Not Want to Do This...