Posts Tagged “family activities”


Fun with Less Kilowatts: Build Your Own Electric Motor | Bounce Energy Blog

Build Your Own Electric Motor: Fun with Less Kilowatts

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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Fun with Less Kilowatts: The Egg 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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Create Your Own Budget-Friendly Holiday Cards with Our 8 Projects | Bounce Energy Blog

Create Your Own Budget-Friendly Holiday Cards with Our 8 Projects

If there’s one tradition I stick to during the holidays, it’s sending cards to people I love. In this digital age, there’s something old-fashioned and romantic about creating a handwritten note and sending it to someone else’s home. [caption id="attachment_2208 [...]

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Be Prepared with Our 9 Top Tips for Fall and Winter Camping | Bounce Energy Blog

Be Prepared with Our 9 Top Tips for Fall and Winter Camping

"There's no such thing as bad weather, only inappropriate clothing." - Sir Ranulph Fiennes [caption id="attachment_22053" align="aligncenter" width="500"] That's right, Texans - winter is real, and you can camp in it while having fun![/caption] That quote couldn’t b [...]

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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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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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Cooking with Less Kilowatts: Caramel Apple Mini Muffins for Halloween | Bounce Energy Blog

Cooking with Less Kilowatts: Caramel Apple Mini Muffins for Halloween

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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Cooking with Less Kilowatts: Halloween Caramel Apple Yogurt Parfaits | Bounce Energy Blog

Cooking with Less Kilowatts: Halloween Caramel Apple Yogurt Parfaits

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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