"Dye" your own popsicle sticks~I used 1/4-1/2 cup of rubbing alcohol, and 40 drops food coloring in zipper bag. Add about 10 popsicle
Mint Buttercream Icing Ingredients 1 c. butter (2 sticks) 4-5 cups powdered sugar 1/4 cup milk (I used 2 percent) 1/8 – 1/4 teaspoon peppermint extract (add little by little until you get the level of mint flavor you desire) 2 drops green food coloring Directions Beat butter for about two minutes, or until creamy Add 4 c. powdered sugar, milk, food coloring and peppermint extract and beat until combines Beat in additional cup of
Red, White, and Blue Rice Centerpiece - White uncooked rice, rubbing alcohol, food coloring (red and blue), a clear vase. Divide your rice into 3 equal parts. Place 2 of the parts into 2 baggies, one for red and one for blue. The third part you’ll leave plain white. Add food coloring to each bag (8-10 drops for each color). Add 1 tsp of rubbing alcohol to each bag. This helps with the drying of the rice.
4th of July
Sweet and Sour sauce recipe: 1 cup water, 1 1/4 cup sugar, 3/4 cup vinegar and 1/4 cup orange juice. Mix together and boil in saucepan. Once boiling add cornstarch mixed with cold water to boiling mixture. Continue adding cornstarch/water till desired consitency is reached. I used about 2 tsps cornstarch with 1 tbsp water. A few drops of food coloring to add color. Of course I used red so it would resemble the Chinese Buffett sauce. !!
Instead of beads, use 1 cup of pasta, 2 tablespoons of rubbing alcohol, and 2-3 drops food coloring. | 35 Money-Saving DIYs For Teachers On A Budget
Colored Rice, rubbing alcohol and food coloring or...4-5 pumps per sandwich bag and 4-5 drops of food coloring.
4th of July
Winesicles: you'll need a plastic popsicle mold and lower alcohol wines, like sangria. Higher alcohol wines (and cocktails) will need to have some simple syrup or fruit juice to help it freeze.Sangriasicles: pour sangria into the popsicle mold. Insert plastic sticks, freeze for about 2 hours.Pinot Grigio: Add 1/4 cup canned pears in syrup to 1 cup wine. Puree in blender. Pour into popsicle molds and freeze 2 hours.
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Sidewalk spray chalk In a spray bottle put about 1 cup of warm water 2 tbsp. of flour 20 drops of food coloring Shake this until the mixture is well blended and let your kids enjoy.
Mint Chocolate Chip Buttercream Frosting Recipe: Mint Chocolate Chip Frosting* 3/4 cup butter, partially softened** (preferably half salted and half unsalted butter) 1 tsp mint extract (don't use peppermint!) 1/2 tsp vanilla extract 2 1/4 cups powdered sugar 1 Tbsp heavy cream Green food coloring (I used 10 drops) 85g semi-sweet or bittersweet chocolate, finely chopped (1/2 cup)
Breaking Bad - Blue Rock Candy: 2 cups water, 1 cup white corn syrup, 3 1/2 cups sugar, 1/4 tsp cream of tartar. Then I added: 1/4 tsp vanilla extract, 3 drops of blue gel food coloring. I boiled the mixture and then continued stirring it on the heat until it reached 300 degrees F (used a candy thermometer to measure the temp). At that point, I poured it into a tray to cool. It hardened up in about an hour and then I smashed it to pieces.
Homemade Streak-Free Window Cleaner 1/2 bottle of “Jet Dry” (the bottle I bought was just under 7 ounces so I measured out 3.5 ounces) 4 Tablespoons Alcohol (I used rubbing alcohol….70% I believe) 1/4 Cup Ammonia 1 handful of powdered dish-washer soap (which depending on the size of your hand could probably vary quite a bit! lol. I used a “handful” which looked to me to be about 1/4 cup. Give or take.) 2 Gallons of Hot Water
Rock Candy: 2 cups water, 1 cup white corn syrup, 3 1/2 cups sugar, 1/4 tsp cream of tartar. Then I added: 1/4 tsp vanilla extract, 3 drops of blue gel food coloring. I boiled the mixture and then continued stirring it on the heat until it reached 300 degrees F (used a candy thermometer to measure the temp). At that point, I poured it into a tray to cool. It hardened up in about an hour and then I smashed it to pieces. by sarajuan
Rock Candy: 2 cups water, 1 cup white corn syrup, 3 1/2 cups sugar, 1/4 tsp cream of tartar. Then I added: 1/4 tsp vanilla extract, 3 drops of blue gel food coloring. I boiled the mixture and then continued stirring it on the heat until it reached 300 degrees F (used a candy thermometer to measure the temp). At that point, I poured it into a tray to cool. It hardened up in about an hour and then I smashed it to pieces.
1. Dissolve some Downy Unstoppables (about 1 usage worth) in 12oz. of hot water. 2. Once fully dissolved add 1/2 cup of rubbing alcohol. 3. Put in a fine mist spray bottle. Use just as you would febreeze.
Homemade play dough - : 3cups four 1/3 cup salt 2tbsp oil (veg) 1cup water 7 drops food coloring. mix dry ingredients with oil. add food coloring to water and mix together. add water to flour/salt/oil mixture slowly~about 1/4 cup at a time and mix together with a spoon. once you've added all the water, knead the dough with your hands
Rock Candy. 2 cups water • 1 cup white corn syrup • 3 1/2 cups sugar • 1/4 tsp cream of tartar Then I added: • 1/4 tsp vanilla extract • 3 drops of blue gel food coloring Boil the mixture and then continued stirring it on the heat until it reached 300 degrees F (used a candy thermometer to measure the temp). At that point, Pour it into a tray to cool. It hardened up in about an hour and then smash it to pieces. Great in a pretty jar for gifts!
Sidewalk Chalk Spray -- Put in a tablespoon of flour, 10 drops of food coloring, and about a half cup of warm water in a spray bottle. Shake it up in the bottle and let your kid go nuts.
Home Remedies To Kill Bed Bugs - Make your own natural insecticide by adding a few drops of lavender, rosemary and eucalyptus essential oils into a cup of water. Then spray it all over, to kill them. / Spray hot steam slowly, 2" away from all surfaces. / Spray rubbing alcohol all over, to kill them and their eggs. (I would think the smell of rubbing alcohol would overwhelm you; but, the essential oils would smell good. - Deb)
money game - Hot glue some coins to about 20 popsicle sticks. Write "Kaboom" on about 5 sticks. Kids play in groups of 2-4. When it's your turn, you pull out a stick. You add the coin values and tell the amount. If your partner or group members agree with you, you get to keep the stick. If you pull a Kaboom stick you have to put all of your sticks back in the cup.
I make my own essential oil reed diffusers. It's simple. All you need is a glass container with a narrow opening (to slow evaporation), 1/4 cup of a light oil like sweet almond or safflower oil, 15-20 drops essential oil, 2 Tbsp of alcohol to help oils travel up reeds (vodka works great), and reed sticks. Flip sticks every few days to refresh scent. click photo to get these great brown reed diffuser sticks
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Thanksgiving - Native American necklaces, dye salad macaroni with food coloring and rubbing alcohol - Kindergarten Kiosk
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Mix Elmer’s glue with food coloring and paint it on to any glass to make it look like sea glass when dry. In a bowl, you will want to add one teaspoon of glue, three drops of food coloring and 1 1/2 teaspoons of water .. These look really nice with candles, or electric candles, glow sticks ect inside them :) ~Frisky
Boil your eggs and whip up your deviled egg mix...I use miracle whip, mustard and dill relish... Mix 1/2 cup water with 1 tablespoon cider vinegar and 3-5 drops food coloring...Drop your egg whites in each color and let stand until they are the pastel of your choice....Fill with your egg mixture and display on your favorite Easter plate
Magic Mud!...This stuff is amazing. Mix 2 cups of cornstarch and 1 cup water in a bowl. To color it, add a few drops of food coloring to
I've had one for two years and nothing works as well. Mine was made from 2 cups of DAWN and 1 cup of rubbing alcohol. I used the good
Bath paint- 1/4 cup shampoo or liquid soap 1/4 cup corn starch 1-2 TBS water 3-4 drops food coloring Combine cornstarch, shampoo, and food coloring. Add water 1/2 a tablespoon at a time until the mixture is thick enough to stick to the paint brush without much dripping, but thin enough to paint a line. If it gets too runny, add more cornstarch, too thick, add more water. Store in an airtight container in a cool place. This recipe makes one baby-food size jar of paint.
*Grinch cookies* Mint Chocolate Chip Cookies Mint Chocolate Cookies 2 3/4 cup flour 1 tsp baking soda 1/2 tsp baking powder 1/2 tsp salt 1 cup butter (at room temperature) 1 1/2 cup sugar 1 egg 1 tsp mint extract 15-20 drops green food coloring 1 bag of Andes mints (chopped) 375 degrees Bake for 8-10 minutes
Edible glitter! 1/4 cup sugar, 1/2 teaspoon of food coloring, baking sheet and 10 mins in oven at 350
experiment with color 1.milk in glass dish 2.add drops pf food coloring 3.dip the tip of a toothpick in detergent and touch lightly
4 eggs whites 1 cup sugar Pinch of tartar 1 teaspoon of vanilla extract Food coloring/dye of your choice
Take a spray bottle, fill it about 1/8th full with rubbing alcohol, add a drop of Dawn dishwashing soap, a few drops of scented oil (optional, but makes it smell so good), fill the rest of the way with water, shake together, and you're good to go! It makes your granite (or any countertop) shine and feel so smooth at a fraction of the price~I have loved it and use it on my appliances as well.