Published in “November 2016”


Which Uses Less Energy for Hot Chocolate - Microwave or Electric Kettle? | Bounce Energy Blog

Which Uses Less Energy for Hot Chocolate – Microwave or Electric Kettle?

So as December’s cool winds begin throwing snow and ice our way, we find ourselves wanting to spend time with family or close friends over cups of hot chocolate. But once the small talk about weather and holiday plans has concluded, you're invariably with the most importa [...]

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What DO I Buy on Black Friday? | Bounce Energy Blog

What DO I Buy on Black Friday?

Thanksgiving is this week, which means it's also time for Black Friday! With the chaos and hype that surrounds this day, it’s hard to know what is truly a good deal versus something that's not. To keep your eyes on the prize and to get the most out of your shopping [...]

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What Do I NOT Buy on Black Friday? | Bounce Energy Blog

What Do I NOT Buy on Black Friday?

Black Friday is this week, which means there will be chaos and deals galore in stores all around the country. However, with all the hyperbole that surrounds this day, it’s easy to get carried away and lose sight of the good deals amidst the bad deals. To help you n [...]

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BE Thankful with Bounce Energy this Thanksgiving!

BE Thankful with Bounce Energy this Thanksgiving!

Sign up for your choice of a $50 reward! We have a lot to be thankful here at Bounce Energy, especially the culinary skills of Bouncey the Bunny. So, this Thanksgiving, we wanted to extend our appreciation to all the great people living in Texas who have yet to join [...]

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Holidays in a Safe Kitchen: 7 Tips for Cooking with Kids | Bounce Energy Blog

Holidays in a Safe Kitchen: 7 Tips for Cooking with Kids

The holidays are a colorful and dynamic time of the year in the kitchen, with preparations for meals, holiday treats, and the creation of gifts for friends and loved ones. [caption id="attachment_21972" align="aligncenter" width="500"] Adorable photo, but I'm glad I'm [...]

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Creating a Safe Kitchen: 10 Tips for Cooking with Kids | Bounce Energy Blog

Creating a Safe Kitchen: 10 Tips for Cooking with Kids

I am passionate about cooking with my children. I grew up swinging from the apron strings of my mother and grandmother. Watching them throw together holiday meals, Sunday roasts, cakes, desserts, sauces, cold salads, chutneys, stews, and so much more, I saw the dance and th [...]

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Cooking with Less Kilowatts: Ground Turkey and Black Bean Chili | Bounce Energy Blog

Cooking with Less Kilowatts: Ground Turkey and Black Bean Chili

Welcome to Cooking with Less Kilowatts! There is nothing better than sitting down in the evening to enjoy a delicious home-cooked meal. But did you know that changing what you do in the kitchen can make an impact on your monthly electricity bill? Each week, I will he [...]

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Fun with Less Kilowatts: The Crystal Snowflake Experiment

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 [...]

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How Can I Harvest Rainwater to Use in My Home? | Bounce Energy Blog

How Can I Harvest Rainwater to Use in My Home?

On average, you will flush the toilet nearly 140,000 times in your lifetime. With a typical toilet using 2 gallons per flush, you will end up employing 280,000 gallons of water to flush away your bodily waste. In most cases, that’s water that has been filtered, cleaned, a [...]

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What is Electromagnetic Radiation? Fun Energy Facts Series – Part 9 | Bounce Energy Blog

What is Electromagnetic Radiation? Fun Energy Facts Series – Part 9

Energy – whether electrical, thermal, or mechanical – can do fantastic things, and sometimes science uncovers phenomena no one even dreamed was possible. Because it’s fun to shock and astound friends and relations with incredible facts, we’re going to investigate som [...]

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