Learning to Use a Blender and Food Processor – Cooking with Kids, Part 6

Learning to Use a Blender and Food Processor - Cooking with Kids, Part 6 | Bounce Energy Blog

Welcome to Cooking with Kids from Bounce Energy! Think of the kitchen as a science lab or a living classroom. It contains so many elements that can provide hands-on learning opportunities for your kids – measuring, learning temperature, time, chemistry, fermentation, and more. Join us as we show you how to introduce your kids to the best room […]

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How to Stop AC Water Leak

How Do I Do This? —How To Stop AC Water Leak

Welcome to the How Do I Do This? series from Bounce Energy. Each month, we’ll dive into what it what you need to know to shop for, install, or repair those things in your home to keep your life affordable and convenient. Plus, you’ll (hopefully) learn some useful tips for other projects along the way. […]

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How to Choose the Best Texas Electricity Provider for You

How to Choose the Best Electricity Provider for You | Bounce Energy Blog

Life in Texas is hard to beat. One thing that makes life great in the Lone Star State is your ability to choose your own energy provider in most areas, thanks to deregulation. This puts you in charge because you can choose the energy provider that best fits with your budget, your life and your values. […]

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Restoring Your Favorite Clothing – Pioneer Life in the 21st Century, Part 7

Restoring Your Favorite Clothing - Pioneer Life in the 21st Century, Part 7 | Bounce Energy Blog

Pioneer times were tough, and we would never suggest life without modern plumbing, refrigeration, or electricity! But with the fast pace of modern life, some folks have decided to learn skills from bygone eras. This includes purchasing local products made closer to home with more care and quality materials, unhooking from technology, and embracing homesteading. In our Pioneer Life in the 21st Century series, we’ll help […]

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Fun with Less Kilowatts — Build the Electroscope

Welcome to Fun with Less Kilowatts! We believe that science experiments at home can be a creative way to engage kids in learning while having fun. They can be educational AND great activities to keep your kids busy and away from the television. Each month, we’ll feature a new science experiment that can be a […]

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4 Energy-Efficient Summer Recipes

4 Energy-Efficient Summer Recipes | Bounce Energy Blog

Summer is the perfect time to have fun with your family, but not a great time to heat up your home. Use these four fun and energy efficient summer recipes to keep your family and energy bill cool. Sweet and Savory Slow Cooker Breakfast Bake Enjoy a more leisurely morning and sit down delicious breakfast […]

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Exploring Renewable Energy Technology -July, 2017

Exploring Renewable Energy Technology -July, 2017 | Bounce Energy Blog

Welcome to Exploring Renewable Energy Technology from Bounce Energy! Because the ERCOT portion of Texas can be thought of as a “walled garden,” renewable energy sources in Texas now make up a significant portion of the energy supply mix. It’s also a dynamic technology with new innovations, discoveries, and issues arising every week. Each month, we […]

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How to Clean Your Furniture Using Green Cleaning Methods

How to Clean Your Furniture Using Green Cleaning Methods | Bounce Energy Blog

Welcome to Green Cleaning Solutions from Bounce Energy! In this series, we will share our best practices,  favorite tips, and homegrown cleaning recipes – all designed to keep your home clean using environmentally friendly products and methods. We’ll help you skip the gadgets and toss the harsh products by embracing cleaning practices that use items you likely have in […]

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Best Fried Chicken in Texas

With its long, varied history, fried chicken has become a staple of American cuisine. The harmony achieved between the crispy crust and the juicy meat is nearly an art form. American-style fried chicken is going through something of a culinary explosion. People all over the world are craving this delectable dish, and artisanal fried chicken is showing […]

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How to Prepare for a Flood in Houston

How Can I Prepare for a Flood in Houston? | Bounce Energy Blog

During rainy months in Houston, it’s important for all residents to stay aware and be prepared for the dangers of flooding. Why does it flood in Houston? With Houston’s warm, humid air that brings around 50 inches of precipitation in an average year, it’s not unheard of for a weather system to dump 8, 9 or 10 […]

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