Slinky re-purposed! Peanuts or pecans for birds/squirrels; what fun watching the activity of trying to remove a piece!

Make this peanut wreath feeder with a Slinky and a few basic supplies. Get the how-to on the Birds & Blooms Blog!

Offer safe nesting materials for birds

Cute Shoe Hanger Tutorial

Fruit holder for the birds..... grab some wire and start twisting!

Orioles in an Instant | Birds & Blooms: "You don't need a special feeder to invite orioles to your yard this spring. Just take an old suet cage feeder and fill it with oranges instead. The orioles will love this special treat!"

DIY Bird-Feeder...I think I would put a larger saucer on the bottom to catch the spillage and for the birds to perch on...but otherwise this looks easy enough to make! :)

In-House Window Bird Feeder. My mom would love this!!

so that's how they do that... dollar store ornaments threaded onto wire... voila! a fabulous wreath!

Hanging Can Bird Feeder

DIY-Great for housewarming/wedding--fill with garden items or anything for the yard.

All you need to know about hummingbird feeders

cutie idea for a patio

I will have to try this the next time ants invade -- "Dried Bay Leaves - The absolute BEST way to get rid of ANTS! Take a handful of dried bay leaves and grind them in a blender until they have turned to a fine powder. Sprinkle anywhere you are having problems with ants. Indoors or out! I do this to keep the ants off of my hummingbird feeder. The best part is it works for months and will not kill the ants or other creatures, but makes them go away. Safe to use around pets and children!"

Homemade bird feeder (birdie buffet) ....via The Porch Potatoes. Cute idea!!

Bird feeder

My neighbor and good friend, Debra, made this wonderful garden decoration from an old watering can and chandelier crystals. The light from the sun reflects off of the crystals, making it shine brilliantly. The stream of crystals look like they are pouring out of the watering can’s spout using little more than some wire andRead More »