Rice Crispy Treats

Everyone likes rice crispy treats, right? So here is a recipe!

You will need:

  • 3 TBSP butter or margarine
  • 1 (10 oz) package of regular marshmallows (or 4 cups mini marshmallows)
  • 6 cups rice krispies
  1. 1. In a large saucepan, melt butter over low heat. Add marshmallows and stir until completely melted. Remove from heat.
  2. Add rice krispies cereal. Stir until well coated.
  3. Use buttered spatula or wax paper. evenly press mixture into 13 x9 x 2-inch pan coated with cooking spray. Cool, Cut into 2-inch squares. Best if served the same day as made.
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Stain glass window art

Everyone likes stain glass windows so here is how you make one on paper!

What you need:

  • parchment paper
  • crayon shavings of any color
  • iron (Keep away from the kids!)

Just put the shavings on the paper in the design you want and iron them to make them stay! And if you want it to be easier then you can trace a picture onto the parchment paper and use that!

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Oatmeal dough

If you like play dough, Then you will love oatmeal dough!

what you need:

  • 1 cup rolled oats
  • 2/3 cup all purpose flour
  • 1/2 cup water
  • food coloring
  1. mix together oats flour and water
  2. add a few drops of food coloring
  3. Let the fun begin!
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Mr. Apple Head

Sorry i have not been posting lately but don’t worry! I am back with something i like to call Mr. Apple Head!

What you need:

  • apple
  • gumdrop
  • licorice
  • candy corn
  • tooth picks

All you do is take the apple and make a face with the different candies! Easy right!

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Window Clings

 

You know those cute little things that stick to your windows? Those are what this is!

You will need:

  • vinyl
  • black fabric paint
  • coloring book
  • markers
  1. Pour the vinyl over the picture you chose.
  2. Trace edges with the fabric paint and let dry.
  3. Let the kids color there clings then stick on window!

 

I Just found out how to make these personally am really excited to make it because i have been wondering how to make them! Now i know!

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Window Paint

If the kids like to paint on the window here is a recipe for window paint!

you will need:

  • dish soap
  • food coloring

All you do is mix it together!

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First-Aid Neckolace

If a kid you babysit for falls and gets hurt a lot outside that this is a good thing to take with you!

You will need:

  • film container
  • yarn
  • antiseptic wipes
  • band-aids
  • important phone numbers
  1. poke a hole in the lid and put the yarn through to to make the necklace
  2. put all the first-aid stuff that i listed into the  film container.

Now you have a first aid kit on to go!

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Treasure Stones

If you are planing a treasure hunt for the kids you are babysitting for, then this is something you can use as the prize!

You will need:

  • 1 cup flour
  • 1 cup used coffee grounds
  • 1/2 cup salt
  • 1/4 cup sand
  • 1 cup water
  • small toys
  1. mix all the ingredients together.
  2. Put the mix into molds and hide the small toys inside the rocks.
  3. let the molds dry for 3 day.
  4. when you give the kids the treasure stones let the kids crack the rocks open with the hammer. If the kids are to young to do it themselves you can do i for them!

Make sure to get good toys!

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Bath Bombs

Don’t worry,  they are not real bombs! They are just fun things to do in the bath.

You will need:

  • 2 tbsp citric acid
  • 4 tbsp baking soda
  • witch hazel
  1. mix citric acid and baking soda together.
  2. spritz with witch hazel.
  3. put the mixture into molds and wait a few minutes.
  4. tap out of the molds and let air dry for 3-4 minutes

now you have a fun thing for the kids to play with in the bath!

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Jokes 11#

Here is another funny joke!

Teacher: What are you doing on the floor?

student: You said to do my math without tables.

 

Tables as in times tables. Get it!

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