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Bubbles
 
 

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When those little containers of bubbles runs out, here is a thrift friendly solution to refill them and keep your children blowing bubbles and having fun.  Mix 4 cups of water with 1 cup of dishwashing liquid and 1/4 cup light corn syrup.

 

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Here are another couple of recipes for making homemade soap bubbles.

 

Soap Bubbles

Ingredients

2/3 cup Joy dishwashing soap
1 gallon water
2 to 3 Tbsps of glycerin

Mix all the ingredients and refill bottles.

 

 

Colored Soap Bubbles

Ingredients

1 cup soap powder
1 quart warm water
Food coloring

Mix soap and water until dissolved and then stir in desired food coloring.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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