Suet Cakes: Make seedy suet cakes easily and economically. Just combine one part peanut butter, two parts birdseed, and five parts cornmeal to each part melted beef suet (available in the meat section of your grocery store). Press the mixture into muffin tins. Let harden. Drop a suet cake into a net bag and hang from a tree branch.
Create a simple, effective suet bird feeder for your yard this winter by repurposing a thrift store coffee mug. Simply melt the suet (beef fat and seed mixture), pour into the mug, and add a stick for a perch. Hang from a tree and watch the birds enjoy it all winter long...this is a great DIY project to have the kids help with then they're bored! Fun, easy, wonderful thrift store upcycle and repurpose craft project from #SadieSeasongoods / www.sadieseasongoods.com
Birdseed eggs to hang or gift Mix as listed 8 1/3 to 1/2 cups bird seed 1/3 cup gelatin 1 1/2 cups water 36-38 fillable plastic Easter eggs. Lightly coat the molds with the vegetable spray. Pack the eggs using a teaspoon, snap them together and place into an egg carton for chilling. Chill the eggs for a couple of hours and remove carefully. Be sure to dry the bird seed eggs in a paper egg carton as styrofoam tends to encourage mold. makes about 3 dozen eggs.
Birdseed Feeder Wreath! Mix 1 pack gelatine with 1/2 cup warm water Then add 3/4 cup flour and 3 T corn syrup Stir - add 4 cups bird seed - mix Grease a bunt pan , arrange in the bottom , nuts and maraschino cherries. Cover with the bird seed mixture Let sit overnight- turn out next day add a ribbon to hang! Fantastic gift!