Baby food jars can be used for so many things after they've been cleaned out. Why not save a couple to craft something fun-like these bats from Parenting.com.
Or if your family goes through a gallon or so of milk a week, you can hang onto those jugs to craft some ghoulish ghosts with a little help from your Christmas light collection.
Have some scrap paper or an old, unused book? Put the pages together to form these pretty pumpkin pieces. View the tutorial on how to make this pumpkin on Homejelly.com.
If you can save a cereal box or two from your recycling bin, you and your kiddo can create some silly or scary monsters like these from sheknows.com.
And if you have an empty wine bottle or two...or three lying around, why not trying turning them into these adorable candy corn or pumpkin decorations?
|These candy corn bottles were created with spray paint and a small ribbon-from Ashbee Design|