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For the kids!

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Sometimes it is tough to get the kids away from the video games and phones for a weekend, here are some ideas to help.  Barn in the Sticks sells inexpensive products that are great for weekend projects and then you can watch the results for weeks and months to come.  One of our new products is the Gadjit line of products made using recycled soda or water bottles. 

Gadjit Recycled Bottle Bird Feeders

If you are looking for other projects, we also have a window bird feeder and a bat house kit, both projects will last for years to come and are a great way to bond to your child or grandchild.  For other ideas, check out our kid's corner at Barn in the Sticks.

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