15 Cool camping DIY projects

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  1. Weaving the Sun

    Weaving the Sun

    Did you ever make a  "God's Eye" at camp? With this craft you can make a giant one to resemble the sun while also using...

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  2. Nature Hunt Treasure Stick

    Nature Hunt Treasure Stick

    Ah, another "let's roam the woods" activity! My kids love the wandering, the exploring, the discoveries...and I love seeing my children delight in all their...

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  3. Glitter Star Jars

    Glitter Star Jars

    These mason jars filled with glitter and glow-in-the-dark stars are fun to make. Sparkly by day and glowing at night, your child will enjoy this...

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  4. Natural Mosquito Repellent

    Natural Mosquito Repellent

    Nothing ruins a great picnic celebration like mosquito bites. This year, I'm going to make some natural mosquito repellent that also serves...

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  5. Easy Bagel Bird Feeders

    Easy Bagel Bird Feeders

    Cooler weather means it's time to make a few bird feeders to put out for our feathered friends. These are my favorite to make...

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  6. Glow Paint + Jar = Glow Lantern

    Glow Paint + Jar = Glow Lantern

    My children think anything that glows is the coolest thing ever...and I think I agree! When I recently came across some glow-in-the-dark paint at the...

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  7. Camping Craft: Mason Jar Lights

    Camping Craft: Mason Jar Lights

    This is an easy and fun craft to take along when you go camping, or to brighten up any summer night. Colorful tape over...

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  8. Battle of the Bubbles

    Battle of the Bubbles

    Are you ready for some bubbly? I'm talking about making your own bubbles, of course! Around our house, we make bubble solutions pretty often. We...

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  9. Milk Jug Bird Feeder

    Milk Jug Bird Feeder

    My son and I love feeding the birds that pay a visit to our neighborhood. When he was young, my son would just sprinkle seeds...

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  10. Leaf Stamping

    Leaf Stamping

    Personalize your campsite this year with a DIY banner. It's the perfect combination of outdoor activity and creative crafting. The best part...

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  11. Leaves + Contact Paper = Fall Placemats

    Leaves + Contact Paper = Fall Placemats

    In anticipation of Thanksgiving, my kids created these simple-to-make placemats for all of our guests. First, we took a bag and head outside for a nature...

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  12. Water Bottle Lantern

    Water Bottle Lantern

    When the sun goes down and the stars come out, a campsite can get pretty dark if you don't have a lantern. I made my...

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  13. Button Tree

    Button Tree

    If your child is anything like mine, you probably have piles of rocks, sticks, shells, leaves, and pine needles sprinkled all around the house. My...

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  14. Fall Sensory Jar

    Fall Sensory Jar

    Your toddler will have lots of fun making this fun fall-inspired project. This activity works with fine motor skills as your child works on grasping the...

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  15. Solar Oven

    Solar Oven

    Have you ever tried to harness the power of the sun to create some s'mores? Camping is the perfect time to do...

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