Posts Tagged “family”

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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Communicate Like the Pioneers - Pioneer Life in the 21st Century, Part 8 | Bounce Energy Blog

Communicate Like the Pioneers – 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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How to Clean Your Living Room Using Green Cleaning Methods | Bounce Energy Blog

How to Clean Your Living 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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Fun with Less Kilowatts: Build Your Own Light Bulb

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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Attention, Savers: Take advantage of Texas' Tax-Free Weekend | Bounce Energy Blog

Attention, Savers: Take Advantage of Texas’ Tax-Free Weekend

Mark your calendar for the weekend of Aug. 11-13, and do your warm-ups, because it’s time to do some back-to-school power shopping! According to the Texas Comptroller's Office, the sales tax holiday applies to anyone who shops over these four days in the great state [...]

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How to Get Organized for Back to School | Bounce Energy Blog

How to Get Organized for Back to School

Even if they're too cool to admit it, kids love back-to school season. It's an exciting time full of new friends and new stuff. However, it's also a time that can wreak havoc on your wallet and stress level. Before the frenzy of back to school kicks into gear,  Take advanta [...]

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5 Texas Spots for a Last-Minute Vacation | Bounce Energy Blog

5 Ideas for a Last-Minute Texas Vacation

Back to school season is upon us, but before you dive into new school supplies and early morning routines, you and your family have a few more weekends of summer fun. In Texas, there is no shortage of things to do. If you’re itching for a last-minute vacation, here are [...]

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Learning to Use a Blender and Food Processor - Cooking with Kids, Part 6 | Bounce Energy Blog

Learning to Use a Blender and Food Processor – Cooking with Kids, Part 6

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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How to Choose the Best Electricity Provider for You | Bounce Energy Blog

How to Choose the Best Texas Electricity Provider for You

Life in Texas is hard to beat. One thing that makes life great in the Lone Star State is your ability to choose your own energy provider in most areas, thanks to deregulation. This puts you in charge because you can choose the energy provider that best fits with your budget [...]

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