Published in “October 2014”


5 Tips for a Fun and Safe Halloween Trick-or-Treating with Young Children

I have to confess: Halloween is a holiday I totally live vicariously through my son. This also extends to the hordes of happy neighborhood kids who line the streets hoping for a not-so-subtle sugar buzz by 9:30 pm on October 31st - much to the chagrin of parents trying to g [...]

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Crafts and Candy – It’s Halloween on Pinterest!

The final countdown to Halloween is on! With only a few days left, it’s time for last-minute planning, costume making, craft building, and tasty Halloween-related cooking! We’ve been loving Pinterest this month with all the fun and spirited ideas we’ve found. Check out [...]

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Your Favorite Halloween Treat is Here – a $50 Gift Card for New Customers!

With Halloween only 3 days away, we know there will be trickery around every corner. From ghoulish games to spooky surprises, it’s a night to dress up, have fun, and eat delicious candy treats! This year, Bounce Energy is getting into the spirit (no, not a ghost!) by handi [...]

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7 Tips for Safe Trick-or-Treating with Big Kids

[caption id="attachment_4845" align="alignright" width="500"] Pumpkin image 11193898516.jpg By keyseeker courtesy of Morguefile.com[/caption] Halloween is supposed to be fun. When it comes to trick-or-treating, your big kids should know the drill: which routes are safest, [...]

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6 Fun & Inexpensive Halloween Treats

Between the decorations, costumes and candy, Halloween can be a pretty expensive holiday. But it turns out that not everything Halloween related has to be costly. With these fun and inexpensive Halloween treats, you can keep the festive spirit without breaking the bank. [...]

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My Favorite Fall Foliage Tours in NY and PA

Long ago in Pennsylvania, my parents packed all us kids up in the car and took us on a fall day trip meandering up and over Blue Mountain, past Pottsville, and onwards to the anthracite hinterlands of Ashland —a landscape that had always been described to us as raw, poor, [...]

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5 Tips to Make Your House Kid-Friendly for Trick-or-Treaters on Halloween

[caption id="attachment_14870" align="alignright" width="300"] Jack o' Lanterns image courtesy of Gualberto107 at FreeDigitalPhotos.net[/caption] You have the Halloween costumes - Check. The Halloween candy? - Double Check. Some fun, festive Halloween decorations ou [...]

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Plan Spotlight: Executive and Preferred Membership Plans

Looking for something new and interesting from your favorite Texas electricity company? Wanting a fresh twist on the traditional idea of what an electricity plan could be? Look no further than the Executive Membership and Preferred Membership plans from Bounce Energy! These [...]

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3 Ways to Create Family Fun with Fall Leaves

With the beautiful autumn weather comes plenty of beautiful falling leaves. There's such an array of colors to enjoy, from radiant reds to glowing golds, and many shades in between. After awhile, though, they start to pile up on your lawn. Usually, people rake up all the [...]

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Announcing the Winner of the August 2014 Bounce Energy Refer-a-Friend Contest

Last month, we held a Refer-A-Friend contest where our customers had the chance to win a $1,000 Visa gift card by referring the most friends to become new Bounce Energy customers. After reviewing and tallying up the most referrals in August, the winner of the $1,000 Visa gif [...]

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