Making Giant Bubbles

Hey all! Quick post today, but a crafty one! Today we played with something very simple: two very thin wooden sticks, some cotton yarn, a fishing weight and some bubble solution. My mother-in-law got this for my toddler at a summer fair, but you can totally make this at home.

You would just need two very thin wooden sticks (think skewers), a small fishing weight or even a heavy bead, some cotton yarn and bubble solution. Tie the string to each of the sticks, then together (be sure one connection is double the length of the other). Hang the fishing weight or heavy bead in the middle of the longer string – and there you have it! Pour the bubble solution onto a large dinner plate and hold the sticks dipping the string triangle into the solution. Lift it up and let the wind take over. Have fun!

Here are some pictures of my toddler and husband playing with it. Looks like my husband had the most fun in these pictures, but I promise my toddler was entertained for hours!



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Nicole Benedum has been a stay at home mom for the past 3 years. Before she took on this glorious (and sometimes not so glorious) role of "All Things Motherhood", she was a Human Resources Generalist. Her days were spent dealing with legal compliance, benefits, leave of absences and everything Human Resources related. Now her days are spent breastfeeding, changing diapers, conquering potty training, tantrums and sleepless nights. She has two kiddos; a 2 year old toddler named Emily, and a baby boy named Owen. She met her husband, Sam, in college when they were both on the swim team, and they have been together ever since. She is a huge breastfeeding advocate, gentle/crunchy parent (for the most part) and a former student athlete (water polo and swimming, woot woot!) both in high school and in college. At some point in the future she has dreams of going back to the gym and/or pool. For now she shall continue counting breastfeeding and holding a 35 pound toddler and 15 pound baby as her workouts.
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