20 Things to Do With Your Empty Cereal Boxes (Your Toddler Will LOVE These!)Molly Thornberg
If I send my husband to the store, he will buy everything on my list, plus at least 3 boxes of cereal. I guess it’s in his DNA, which has been passed to my children. We are cereal lovers (well, minus me). If the kids could live on cereal alone, they would. While typically our cereal boxes end up in the recycle bin, some creative people have come up with fabulous ideas for upcycling your empty cereal boxes!
Your toddler will love these ideas. Get your craft hat on people, we’re upcycling!
Here are 20 Things to Do With Your Empty Cereal Boxes:
Cereal Box Guitars 1 of 20Your little rockstars will absolutely love these upcycled cereal box guitars!
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Cereal Box Post Box 2 of 20While this one is made from an iPad box, a cereal box would work just as well. Create a post box, hang on your child's door and fill with love notes.
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Cereal Box Puzzle 3 of 20Take your child's favorite cereal and make a puzzle out of the box.
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Cereal Box 3-D Star 4 of 20Check out this cool 3-D star made from a cereal box! This would be a darling decoration for a toddler's room or playroom!
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Cereal Box Crown 5 of 20A perfect upcycle for your prince or princess. Her majesty will love this!
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Cereal Box City 6 of 20Who needs those fancy plastic toys that cost money, just use a couple of cereal boxes and make a cereal box city. Let your child's imagination go wild!
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Cereal Box Map 7 of 20Out with the old way of teaching state, how about this.... "What state is Cheerios?
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Cereal Box Sailboat 8 of 20Make and decorate a sailboat with your tot.
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Cereal Box Shrek Mask 9 of 20Turn your child into an ogre with this DIY Shrek mask.
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Cereal Box Valentines Box 10 of 20Collect your child's Valentines in an adorable box made from a cereal box.
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Cereal Box Postcards 11 of 20Let your toddler draw or write a letter to Grandma with these fun upcycled postcards!
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Cereal Box Journal 12 of 20Your tot will be sketching away with this cute cereal box journal/notebook.
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Cereal Box Book Holder 13 of 20Put a collection of your child's favorite paperback books in this nifty book holder made from a cereal box.
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Cereal Box Marble Track 14 of 20Talk about neato, check out this marble track!
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Cereal Shadow Box Theatre 15 of 20Get ready for a shadow box show, check out this fun and creative cereal box upcycle.
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Cereal Box 3-D Alphabet Letters 16 of 20How fun! Check out these 3-D letters. Put them on the wall as a great way to teach your toddler the ABC's.
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Cereal Box Flip Flops 17 of 20These are simply darling! Make fun dress-up flip flops in various colors and sizes using, you guessed it... a cereal box!
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Cereal Box Bookmarks 18 of 20Help your tot save his place in a good book with these fun bookmarks.
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Cereal Box Scrapbooks 19 of 20Start a scrapbook with your little one and put the pages into these fun cereal box books!
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Cereal Box Car Race Track 20 of 20For the little one that loves to race cars, check out this fun track that adheres to the wall. I see hours of fun ahead with this creation!
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