Posts Tagged “family fun”


Learning to Use a Knife - Cooking with Kids, Part 5 | Bounce Energy Blog

Learning to Use a Knife – Cooking with Kids, Part 5

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, and [...]

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5 Free Things to Do in Texas This Weekend with Your Family | Bounce Energy Blog

5 Inexpensive Things to Do in Texas This Weekend with Your Family

Summer is a great time to get out there as a family and take advantage of everything the Lone Star State has to offer. There’s a bunch of free events, shows and activities to choose from across Texas. So this weekend, be sure to get out and get some dirt under your shoes. [...]

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6 Fun Things to Do with Your Pet This Summer | Bounce Energy Blog

6 Fun Things to Do with Your Dog This Summer

Apart from restless grade-schoolers, no one appreciates summer more than your dog. Warmer weather and kids at home means more play time. To make the most of these warm months, here’s a list of things that will ensure your dog has the best summer yet. 1. Buy a dog poo [...]

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Enjoy the Holiday Weekend with These Party Recipes

Memorial Day weekend is a time to be with our friends and family and celebrate our freedom. If you plan on having a Memorial Day get-together, try these energy-efficient and party-worthy recipes. Cheesy Steak Stuffed Mushrooms These hearty mushrooms are the perfect [...]

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6 Broiler Safety Tips – Cooking with Kids, Part 4

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, and [...]

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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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Fun with Less Kilowatts: Build a Bottle Speaker

[caption id="attachment_23027" align="alignright" width="300"] It looks like a 2-liter bottle but it's actually a speaker —and you can learn how to make one yourself.[/caption] Welcome to Fun with Less Kilowatts! We believe that science experiments at home can be a crea [...]

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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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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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