homemade sprinkler. Take a 2 liter soda bottle, and poke holes in it. Hook your hose up to it, toss over a tree branch and turn on the water!
Just For Me
hula hoop hideout
Use a 2 liter bottle to make a drip catch for drink spouts
Self-Watering Hanging Basket
Splinters Can be so Painful. This Will Make it Better
Tap shoes - I LOVE this idea! this is a fun alternative for kids who just want to pretend to be a tap dancer
Layer cheap plastic beads in cake pans (no lining required), melt at 400 degrees for 20 minutes. Let cool & then flip them out. Drill a hole in it to make it a suncatcher.
Unblock your drains without pouring harmful pollutants into the water system by pouring down 1 c of salt and 1/2 c of baking soda mixed together, followed by a kettle of boiling water. Can also use baking soda and white vinegar and boiling water.
PVC waterfall. It cost $18 to put together, including the hose attachment and new PVC glue.
Summer fun for kids!
For the boys
Fluffy Stuff ~ it is simply 2 BOXES OF CORNSTARCH AND 1 CAN OF SHAVING CREAM... The coolest part about Fluffy Stuff is how soft it is yet able to be molded
Fun & Ideas for Kids
glow bugs - empty soda bottle decorated then a glow stick put inside :) PRESCHOOL?
Just KIDding Activies and More
Easy clay...dries hard. Perfect to make ornaments for the kids to paint. Fun idea! • 1 box baking soda (about 2 cups) • 1 cup cornstarch • 11/2 cups water
Water Pinata - cheap and fun way to have the kids cool off
How to recycle plastic bottles into beautiful bird nests, How to, how to do, diy instructions, crafts, do it yourself, diy website, art project ideas
For the Kiddies
10 pranks to make your kids laugh. Some of these are pretty cute. :) I love # 2!
Homemade Water Color Paints -- super easy and inexpensive! LOVE IT!
Toddler & Twos sensory bottles. Save some water bottles, get some fun stuff to put in the bottle and let the kids put it together. (click on picture for more information.)
Mix 7 cups water, 1/2 cup baking soda, 1/3 cup lemon juice and 1/4 cup vinegar. Spray the concoction onto the dirty grout, let sit, and scrub with a brush. Sparkling grout await.
Yarn and tape a hallway for a "laser obstacle course". That will keep 'em busy for a couple of hours.... ninja style.