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    Summer Activity. 1/4" Mt Dew in bottle, add tiny bit of baking soda and 3 capfuls of hydrogen peroxide. Shake and it glows. Pour on sidewalk to "paint"...Who knew!? (The kids will have a blast!!)" doing this this summer

    How to make your bath water glow and other totally awsome things to do with your kids.

    What happens when you microwave Ivory soap? Grape, and CD too!

    Homemade mosquito trap. I will probably be happy I pinned this in a few months.

    WATER MARBLES...super fun summer project for the kids ( parents too)!

    Everybody has one, that disgusting cookie sheet that will not come clean UGH! Guess what? I know how to clean a baking sheet!

    Edible Glowing Oobleck made from ingredients found in the food section of a grocery store. Sooo cool!

    No helium needed to fill balloons for parties.....just vinegar and baking soda! i need to remember this!

    Cool Can Bracelets Craft: cut up soda cans and hold a flame near the edges so it doesn't have a sharp side!!

    Here is a sure fire way to WOW the kids this Summer! Make your own glow in the dark chalk using only two ingredients plus water. This chalk glows in the dark, under UV light, and it even works in broad daylight! (SUPER Summer FUN from Growing a Jeweled Rose)

    Sound unit?? Glow stick xylophone. Put the glow sticks in cups of water and an aura comes off in the dark, when you tap them.

    Homemade Gak! This is the cheapest and best kid entertainment ever!! Recipe on { lilluna.com } #gak

    similar effect done this way: get jar, cut open glow stick, put glow stuff into jar, add glitter. close jar, shake. Instant fairy lights

    ☆ Ants With Rainbow-Colored Stomachs ☆ Here’s a little randomness in your daily dose of science: did you know ants have transparent stomachs? That’s right, you can tell exactly what they ate simply by looking at them, which makes for a cool science fair project just in itself.

    terra-cotta space heater.... perfect for warming up the tent

    Homemade oxi-clean recipe to get whites whiter and brighter. 1/2 cup hydrogen peroxide 1/2 cup baking soda 1 cup water Mix and pour into a container. Pour over stains and wash as usual.

    DIY Lava jars from oil,water liquid food color -- can add glitter if desired

    What youll need: 1/8 Cup of fabric softener (I used Downy April Fresh) 2 tablespoons Baking Soda Hot tap water Spray bottle (I used my empty 27 oz. Febreze bottle) Preparation: Using a funnel, pour fabric softener and baking soda into your spray bottle. Fill spray bottle with hot tap water and shake well. Store-bought Febreze: $5.59 Homemade Febreze: $0.15 Total Savings: $5.44 OR 97.3%!

    Glow water!

    As many times as I've been to the beach! I never knew this!! Easily remove sand from your hands by "washing" them with baby powder! This works great for cleaning kids up after playing in the sand box as well!

    soak burnt pan in a magical solution overnight: baking soda, vinegar and water. a perfect solution for burnt pans