Archive for the “Family” Category

How to Clean Your Home’s Details Using Green Cleaning Methods | Bounce Energy

How to Clean Your Home’s Details Using Green Cleaning Methods

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 [...]

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Creative Upcycled Halloween Costumes | Bounce Energy Blog

Creative DIY Upcycled Halloween Costumes

Halloween is a holiday that, much like many others, comes with a ghoulish nature of being disposable. Costumes are bought each year, candy is purchased and consumed in copious amounts, pumpkins are purchased, carved, and then tossed onto the compost pile, and decorations ar [...]

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Learning to Use a Grater - Cooking with Kids, Part 8 | Bounce Energy Blog

Learning to Use a Grater – Cooking with Kids, Part 8

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, an [...]

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Children’s Toys from the Pioneer Era- Pioneer Life in the 21st Century, Part 8 | Bounce Energy Blog

Children’s Toys from the Pioneer Era- Pioneer Life in the 21st Century, Part 8

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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Exploring Renewable Energy Technology —September 2017

Exploring Renewable Energy Technology —September 2017

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 [...]

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Fun with Less Kilowatts —Build an Aluminum Air Battery

Fun with Less Kilowatts —Build an Aluminum Air Battery

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 Is the Right Temperature for a Newborn Baby? | Bounce Energy Blog

What Is the Right Temperature for a Baby?

Everyone sleeps easier when baby is comfortable and happy. For these little ones, a comfortable temperature also keeps them safe. Their tiny bodies can't regulate temperature as well as we adults can, which means when babies get hot, they don’t sweat like we do, accordi [...]

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

How to Clean in Your Laundry Room Using Green Cleaning Methods

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 [...]

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Who Loves Cake? Learning to Use an Electric Beater – Cooking with Kids, Part 7

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, an [...]

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5 Tips to Get Your Kids Prepared to Go Back to School | Bounce Energy Blog

5 Tips to Get Your Kids Prepared to Go Back to School

Getting prepared to send the kids back to school is both a mental and physical exercise. On one end you have all the things you need to buy: new outfits, supplies, backpacks, sports equipment and so forth. On the other end is the mental preparation you need to go through wit [...]

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