Do you have old light bulbs that are not broken? Instead of just throwing them away, you can repurpose them as some creative things. Check out this list of Creative Light Bulb DIY Ideas and try one of them.
Wood pallet sandbox, with bench seats that unfold to cover the sandbox! LOVE THIS! I hate sandboxes bc it's like an outdoor litter box for wild critters. Love that the cover will keep them out! Hubby is going to hate that I found another pallet project :D