Bird Treats in a Jar
Great for the birds that stay the winter.
This one is so fun. Not only do the birds get a treat in the winter months but you get a chance to show your decorating skills. A little paint or maybe an old card or magazine can be used to make this gift special
1 cquick-cooking oatmeal, uncooked
1/3 cbrown sugar, firmly packed
3/4 csunflower seed (i use the ones w/o the hulls
1 cmillet bird seed
3/4 call-purpose flour
How to Make Bird Treats in a Jar
- Layer first 4 ingredients. oatmeal, brown sugar, whole sunflower
seeds and millet birdseed in a one quart wide mouth jar, set aside.
Combine cornmeal and flour, layer on top, packing down firmly.
Secure lid and attach following instructions: .
- Winter bird treats
* 1 cup creamy peanut butter
* 1/2 cup water
. INSTRUCTIONS: .
Place mix in a medium bowl, add 1 cup creamy peanut butter and 1/2 cup water.mix well.
Spread in an ungreased 13x9 pan --.
Score into 4" x 2" squares.
Bake at 350* for 20 minutes.
Set aside to cool.
Cut into bars.
Hang these in suet feeders or onion sacks. Birds love them.