DIY cold gel packs- one part rubbing alcohol and three parts water, few drops of blue food colour, into zip bag, freeze. (Alcohol keeps water from freezing, so for more squishy bag add more alcohol, for firmer bag, less alcohol). Homemade Gel, Homemade Cold, Homemade Thrifty, Homemade Freezers, Homemade Ice Packs, Eye, Kid
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To make your own shapeable ice pack: Mix 1 part rubbing alcohol with 3 parts water in a ziploc bag and put in the freezer. (The alcohol will prevent the water from freezing completely.) When it’s frozen, wrap with a towel or cloth of some sort and apply. Tip: If the mixture freezes too hard, just add a little more alcohol. If it’s too slushy, add a little more water.
DIY Icepacks for the lunchbag. Having an ice pack for your lunch is a great idea when it comes to keeping cold things cold, but did you know you can make them yourself? They're ridiculously easy, inexpensive, and easy to reuse in your kitchen if their services are no longer needed. Trust us, your fresh salad or tuna sandwich will thank you!
sponge ice pack we use this at our house and they use it at Westons Daycare. No water all over the place and it the kids open the bag it can be stuck in the microwave to sterolize
Quick and easy DIY Gel Ice Packs. Just one ingredient you probably already have + a Ziploc. Great pin if you have children!
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I just heard about this at physical therapy! Homemade Ice packs: 1 part rubbing alcohol to 3 parts water, gets really cold, but never hardens so you can manipulate it. every athlete (or mom) should pin this!
Make Your Own Shapeable Ice Pack | One Good Thing by Jillee-- Ok Dollar General with your crummy, leaking, "reusable" ice-packs... I am so doing this.