Bird Feeder Cones

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Total Time
30 mins
10 mins

This is fun to make with kids from start to finish especially when they see the birds coming to eat on something they made

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  1. Tie string to pine cone at bottom (narrow pointed end) cut string to desired length.
  2. Melt peanut butter& shortening in small saucepan.
  3. Add cornmeal.
  4. heat& stir for 3-4 min.
  5. until well mixed.
  6. Mix the birdseed into peanut butter mixture.
  7. using fingers put the mixture into the petals until it is full.
  8. chill for a few hours.
  9. Hang on a branch.
  10. Can be frozen so you always have some on hand.