Category: fun kids stuff

Upcycled Flower Power Rings by oh! rubbish! blog

:: Upcycled Flower Power Rings :: Using Ring Pops + Mott’s Snack & Go Applesauce + Water Bottles ::

:: Upcycled Jewelry Projects :: :: DIY Upcycling Projects :: :: VERSION 1 ::        :: Here’s How You Do It :: All you need is an upcycled ring from Ring Pops and the twist off cap from Mott’s Snack & Go Applesauce and some hot glue gun…of course!   It can’t get easier than this, truly! Twist off the… Read more →

Legoland Countdown Printable by: oh rubbish blog

:: Legoland Countdown :: Legoland Vacation Countdown Printable ::

Are you planning a Legoland vacation?  If so, you’re going to want the Legoland Countdown Printables below! The perfect way to start your vacation! Whether you’re going to Legoland California, Legoland Dubai, Legoland Florida, Legoland Billund, Legoland Deutschland, Legoland Malaysia, or Legoland Windsor! It will definitely keep the kids from asking you…”how many days left until Legoland?”. Now, EVERYONE’S EXCITED!  … Read more →

:: Green Kid Crafts :: Free Trial & Coupon Code :: Eco-Friendly Kits for your Kids ::

Looking for a going green kids crafts company? Here’s a company that gets the Oh! Rubbish! seal of approval (not to mention, many MANY other awards as well). Green Kid designs and delivers hands-on, award winning, and eco-friendly Discovery Boxes, Creativity Kits, and STEM Science Kits (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics).  You could purchase INDIVIDUAL kits (and there are SO MANY to… Read more →

egg-SPERIMENT by oh rubbish blog

:: 2 Egg Experiment Ideas for Easter :: Egg Science Experiments ::

  Here’s a twist on your Easter egg projects…EGGS-PERIMENTS!!!  :: Egg Float Experiment :: :: EGGS-PERIMENT #1 :: Can an egg float? Have your kids make predictions. But…the answer is NO! But…you CAN make it float! Have your kids make predictions again. Then add tablespoons of salt, one at a time, until you see it float (approx. 15 tbsp.). There’s… Read more →

Upcycled Bottle Cap Tambourine Musical Instrument by oh rubbish blog

:: Tambourine Stick :: Upcycled Musical Instruments :: Homemade Recycled Instruments ::

 Make a Tambourine Stick using upcycled bottle caps, wire hanger and a tree branch! :: Here’s What You’ll Need :: * Upcycled wire hanger * Upcycled bottle caps * Y-shaped piece of a tree branch * Yarn/string (optional) * Pliers (make sure it has side cutter tool for cutting wires) * Hammer * Hot glue gun * Self healing mat or padded surface… Read more →

:: Upcycled Repurposed Comic Book & Plastic Bottle Bracelet :: DIY :: Comic Strip Bangles :: How To ::

DIY:: Comic Strip Bangles Upcycle a plastic bottle and comic book into a bangle bracelet! This is great for any Marvel Super Hero party ideas and DC Super Friends party as well. Look through your upcycled comic books and find images that are appealing to you and fit in the width of the bangle (1.5″).   Using really sharp scissors, cut off the… Read more →

:: Upcycled TIC TAC® Container:: Super Hero :: Super Power Drops :: Birthday Party Favor Ideas :: Fun Kids Stuff ::

 Whether you’re looking for Marvel super hero party ideas, super hero gift ideas for your party, super hero crafts to make at home with your kids, or perhaps you are having a DC Super Friends birthday party?…These SUPER POWER DROPS will give all your little SUPER HEROES all the SUPER POWERS they ever wished they had!   :: Here’s What You’ll Need :: * 8… Read more →

Super Power Super Hero Rings :: Upcycled Plastics :: Milk Caps & Ring Pop Candy :: DC Super Friends Birthday Party Favors

DIY:: DC Superhero Rings Here’s a simple and great way to make your own custom superhero rings! You can make superhero rings for: The Flash, Green Lantern, Batman, Wonder Woman, Wonder Twins, Batgirl, Superman, DC Super Friends, Plastic Man, Supergirl, Aquaman, Cyborg, Robin and/or unite them all with a Super Powers ring as well! :: What you’ll need :: Upcycled… Read more →