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Kids Activities

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Hanging Succulent Planter

What you’ll need:
  • Empty Sparkling Ice® Bottles
  • Potting soil
  • Succulents
  • Paint & Brushes
  • Twine
How to make it:
  1. Drink your favorite Sparkling Ice®.
  2. Wash and rinse empty bottles.
  3. Remove label from bottle, and recycle.
  4. Cut bottles to desired length – you can cut either end.
  5. Using masking tape, tape fun patterns.
  6. Paint your bottles, and let them sit for a couple of hours. Don’t forget to grab a new Sparkling Ice® to stay hydrated while you wait!
  7. Carefully remove tape from bottles.
  8. Using a hot nail or a drill, create 3 holes evenly spaced.
  9. Thread twine through holes, tying a knot inside the bottle.
  10. Grab all three ends and tie together.
  11. Fill your hanging bottle with potting soil, and your favorite succulent.

Don’t forget to share and tag @sparklingice and #sparklingicelife

The Kids Magic Academy

Want to learn magic from the man who has fooled everyone from the Queen to Beyoncé? Chris Dugdale is a 14 Time Royal Command Performer. Chris and his assistant Lara have some amazing magic to share… “One of the top magicians working the circuit” Broadway Baby. This channel is for kids AND adults. The Kids Magic Academy will teach you magic tricks offering the best tutorials on YouTube, showing you how to perform easy magic tricks that you can then put together to create your own magic show. The Kids Magic Academy offers the best place in 2020 where easy magic tricks for kids are not just revealed but taught properly with theatre and passion. Chris Dugdale is an international award-winning magician who lives in Annapolis Maryland and is the only performer in history to win The Edfest Bouquet (Edinburgh Festival Award) 4 times. He lives at home with his wife Alexis and his daughters Lara and Natalie and their 2 crazy cats, Leo and Morris!

Ring Toss

What you’ll need:
  • 12-18 Empty Sparkling Ice® Bottles
  • Paint & Brushes
  • Sand
  • Plastic rings
  • Wooden crate (optional)
How to make it:
  1. Drink your favorite Sparkling Ice®.
  2. Wash and rinse empty bottles.
  3. Remove label from bottle, and recycle.
  4. Add about 1/4 cup of sand to each bottle. Enough so the wind doesn’t blow them away, but not too much to where they won’t fall down.
  5. Paint your bottles, and let them sit for a couple of hours. Don’t forget to grab a new Sparkling Ice® to stay hydrated while you wait!
  6. Place your painted bottles in a crate, or in any arrangement for a real challenge.

Don’t forget to share and tag @sparklingice and #sparklingicelife

Bird Feeder

What you’ll need:
  • Empty Sparkling Ice® Bottles
  • Craft knife
  • Bird seed
  • Twine
  • Wooden spoons
How to make it:
  1. Drink your favorite Sparkling Ice®.
  2. Wash and rinse empty bottles.
  3. Remove label from bottle, and recycle.
  4. Using a craft knife, carefully cut a hole small enough for the handle of the spoon to slide through on one side.
  5. On the other side, mark where the spoon would go through to the other side and make another hole.
  6. Repeat steps 4-5 for as many perches as you would like.
  7. Slide wooden spoons all the way through both sides.
  8. With the spoon part against the side of the bottle, make an opening above the spoon to allow food to flow onto the spoon. Repeat for all perches
  9. Tie twine around neck of bottle and make a loop to hang the feeder.
  10. Using a funnel, fill feeder with bird seed.
  11. Hang your feeder on your favorite branch.

Don’t forget to share and tag @sparklingice and #sparklingicelife

Coloring Pages

Click the links below to download some coloring pages provided by some of your favorite brands.

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