Who doesn’t like bubbles? I think they bring out the child in everyone. These bubble snakes had everyone joining in.
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To make your own bubble snakes you will need:
- Plastic bottle
- Old sock
- Colouring (optional)
- Bubble solution
Please make sure you tell children to only blow into the bottle, not suck. I didn’t think I had to explain it to YC, who is 8. How wrong was I. I turned to watch her literally inhale the bubbles.
I used a bubble solution that I have made previously. It’s pretty easy to make, it works best when left for a few hours before using it.
To make the bubble snake devise, for want of a better word, cut off the end of your bottle. I’ve tried really hard not to use any plastic bottles this year, so I had to wait until I someone else had used one.
Next cover the end with an old sock.
If you want to add a bit of colour to your bubbles, then add a few drops of food colouring to the end of the sock. I will say it only added colour to the actual bubbles for a few goes.
Dip the end into the bubble solution and then blow threw the mouth hole.
Our bubble blowing quickly descended into a foam fight. Our garden was a covered in foam. It was amazing. An absolutely success for all ages.
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