Instead of water balloons make sponge bombs! This is a great way to beat the heat without using up a lot of water, and sponge bombs can be used and re-used all Summer long. (And don't have all those balloon pieces everywhere!
How to keep a child busy for hours in the summer: DIY: Giant Ice Cube Awesomeness - filled with plastic animals, dinos, and such. And I'm sure you could put in food dye before its frozen to color it like the ice block in the photo.
Parents of girls, take note. A small spray bottle - Parents of girls, take note. A small spray bottle with 2 TBSP of fabric softener, the rest water = Doll Hairspray. Easy method for smoothing and renewing any doll's hair. This is handy to
Save twenty five bucks a week on baby food. I made my son's baby food and this is pretty much what I did. Used regular ice cube trays and my standard blender. But this post is also great to remind me of some fruits and veggies not to miss for variety.
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Glow Bugs: Get a small flameless LED tealight and place it into a plastic egg. Use a thumbtack to poke holes through the egg to insert the pipe cleaners. Draw a pair of cute little bug eyes onto white sticky labels. Finally, sculpt wings using duct tape.