Posts Tagged “Winter”

Holiday Decorating - Pioneer Life in the 21st Century | Bounce Energy Blog

DIY Rustic Holiday Decorating – Pioneer Life in the 21st Century, Part 10

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 Can I Prepare for a Winter Storm in Texas? | Bounce Energy Blog

How Can I Prepare for a Winter Storm in Texas?

Compared to what northern cities like Minneapolis, MN or Chicago, IL experience, Texas winters are mild. Much of the state usually enjoys winter daytime highs in the 50°F range (or higher!) with night time lows only reaching freezing temperatures on occasion. And that does [...]

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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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Cooking with Less Kilowatts: Skillet Lamb Chop Lollipops with Mint Chimichurri | Bounce Energy Blog

Cooking with Less Kilowatts: Skillet Lamb Chop Lollipops with Mint Chimichurri

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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5 Terrific Tips for Safe Pet Travel in Winter | Bounce Energy Blog

5 Terrific Tips for Safe Pet Travel in Winter

As someone who lives in Texas, I'm used to seeing information concerning pet safety during the hot summer months. Without the proper care and attention, it can take only minutes for the summer heat to be harmful - if not deadly - to animals. [caption id="attachment_22151 [...]

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Gardening in Texas: Part 12 - A Winter Walkthrough | Bounce Energy Blog

Gardening in Texas: Part 12 – A Winter Walkthrough

Welcome to Gardening In Texas from Bounce Energy! We hope this series will steer you in the direction of planting a green Texas garden with a eco-friendly lifestyle in mind. We'll discuss shaping a garden that uses less water, grows in harmony with animal and insect li [...]

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Cooking with Less Kilowatts: Spicy Ranch Holiday Cheese Spread | Bounce Energy Blog

Cooking with Less Kilowatts: Spicy Ranch Holiday Cheese Spread

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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Bounce Energy Celebrates the Holidays with Our 12 Days of Deals for 2016 | Bounce Energy Blog

Bounce Energy Celebrates the Holidays with Our 12 Days of Deals for 2016

“It’s the most wonderful time of the year!” We’re big fans of the whole holiday season here at Bounce Energy. From the décor and cooler weather to the food and presents, everyone and everything just feel so festive! And since it truly is better to give than [...]

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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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Cooking with Less Kilowatts: Slow Cooker Bratwurst and Potatoes with Christmas Ale | Bounce Energy Blog

Cooking with Less Kilowatts: Slow Cooker Bratwurst and Potatoes with Christmas Ale

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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