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    Mix a few drops of food coloring (Neon works best) in the sand and “Voila”… colored sand!  Kids LOVE it!   (The food coloring will stain hands for a bit, but easily washes out with plenty of ocean/pool play.  It will not stain clothes). HAVE FUN MAKING THINGS COLORFUL!!!!!

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    Sandy Toes and Popsicles: Kiddie Fun: Painted Sandcastles- cornstarch,water, and food color in spray bottles

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    Popped Bubble Art: I've done this activity with my kids a few times now and it never fails to fascinate them - and me! Simply color bubble mix with food coloring and blow bubbles onto paper - as the bubbles land and pop, they create beautiful works of art. It goes without saying that this project is best done outdoors. A great one for those lazy summer afternoons.

    Sidewalk Chalk Spray : 1Tbsp flour, 10 drops food coloring, & 1/2 c warm water! Shake it up in the bottle and let your kid go nuts.

    Another pinner said: This kept my 2 year busy for an entire hour and my 4 year old busy for 2 hours! YAY! Drop vinegar tinted with food coloring onto a pan filled with baking soda. Sheer minutes of colorful fizzy fun!"

    45 fun things you can do with food coloring. That says it all. If you have kids and food coloring life is good....and color-FULL!

    I'M NEVER BUYING PAINT AGAIN! Paint- 1 cup salt, 1 cup flour, 1 c water, food coloring.

    one drop of food coloring in ice cubes. fun for bath or the pool!

    Volcano Beach Fun! Build up sand around a bottle to form the volcano. Pour water into the bottle. Squeeze red food coloring into the water. Measure out 2 tablespoons of baking soda and pouring it into the bottle. pour in white vinegar, and watch the lava explode!!

    Sticky Paint by Shelley Lovett, childcareland: A different paint for kids to use, less messy and dries shiny! #Paint #Kids #childcareland

    Backless bird house with suction cups for the window= you get to see the baby birds hatch! What a neat idea!

    This is truly the BEST play dough recipe ever,and if you add dry koolaid instead of food coloring, you have smell-o-riffic dough!

    Easy Beach Crafts – Plaster of Paris Sand Prints. Perfect for summer vacations or even in your own back yard.

    Moon Sand - Flour + Baby oil! I did this with my daughter and she was completely occupied for over 30 minutes! I halved the recipe and it was plenty to play with.

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    Homemade play dough - : 3cups four 1/3 cup salt 2tbsp oil (veg) 1cup water 7 drops food coloring. mix dry ingredients with oil. add food coloring to water and mix together. add water to flour/salt/oil mixture slowly~about 1/4 cup at a time and mix together with a spoon. once you've added all the water, knead the dough with your hands

    Fill plastic bottles with colored water for lawn bowling! Drop in a glow stick for 'night' lawn bowling! Great for summer and camping trips!

    2T cornstarch + 2T water + 5 drops food colouring = Sidewalk Chalk Paint. Love this!

    Painted bread (milk and food coloring) then toasted!

    White rice + food coloring + rubbing alcohol = Rainbow rice! A very less messy alternative to sandboxes.