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Learn a Pioneer Skill - Pioneer Life in the 21st Century, Part 5 | Bounce Energy Blog

Learn a Pioneer Skill – Pioneer Life in the 21st Century, Part 5

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 hom [...]

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Summer Activities to Do With Your Kids | Bounce Energy Blog

Summer Activities to Do With Your Kids

Summer is coming! Have you got a bucket of ideas of what to do with your kiddos over the course of the next three months? We’ve got you covered on ways to spend some affordable quality time with your kids that will also keep their brains, as well as their bodies, active o [...]

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How to Throw an Energy-Efficient Summer Party | Bounce Energy Blog

How to Throw an Energy-Efficient Summer Party

Did someone say “party”? When it’s blazing hot outside, party prep and the bash itself can build up unwanted heat in your home and put your air conditioner on overtime. Whether you’re hosting your child’s graduation party or you’re just getting some friends toge [...]

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Bounce Energy Turns 9! Celebrate with These Tex-Mex Recipes | Bounce Energy Blog

Bounce Energy Turns 9! Celebrate with These Tex-Mex Recipes

Happy Birthday to Bounce Energy! It all began back in 2008 around a small wooden table in our founder’s kitchen. We still can’t believe we’ve been around for 9 years! We at Bounce Energy would like to thank our customers for supporting us through these wonderful years. [...]

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Fun Things to Do with Avocados on Cinco de Mayo

On Cinco de Mayo, there's plenty to celebrate in the versatile, creamy and nutritious avocado. Not only are avocados packed with unsaturated fats, they’re also a good source of potassium and vitamin B. When you’re stocking up on avocados, be sure to store them at room [...]

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Who Started Earth Day, and How Did It Take Off? | Bounce Energy Blog

Who Started Earth Day, and How Did It Take Off?

Nearly 50 years ago, about 20 million people took part in the very first Earth Day celebration in cities, towns and college campuses across the U.S. They were taking a stand against pollution and promoting clean air, water and earth. (Considering that the U.S. population was [...]

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5 Amazing Science Experiments to Try at Home | Bounce Energy Blog

5 Amazing Science Experiments to Try at Home

When it comes to education, one topic that continues to dominate the conversation is the need to get kids more interested and engaged in the sciences. Faced with an increasingly technological world, with more and more workplaces demanding scientific knowledge, parents are [...]

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Fun with Less Kilowatts— The Homopolar Motor

Fun with Less Kilowatts: The Homopolar Motor

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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Fun with Less Kilowatts: The Lectenna

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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What Can My Family Do Indoors When It’s Cold Outside? | Bounce Energy Blog

What Can My Family Do Indoors When It’s Cold Outside?

When the cooler temperatures of winter arrive - even in Texas - you're guaranteed a few days trapped indoors with your kids. But cabin fever isn't a bad thing! Seize the opportunity with your family and make the most of your concentrated time together. Check out these 10 [...]

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