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#1 dogmac

Posted 23 February 2012 - 07:59 PM

One of Adara's friends parents gave me this idea today and I just tried it out and it is sooooo cool

Get glow sticks and make them into circles and put them in your bath.  They look SO COOL!

It's like a multi coloured floaty candle bath without the open flames.

#2 Chelli

Posted 23 February 2012 - 08:20 PM

Great idea, I've never thought of that! My kids would love it.

#3 BentoBaby

Posted 23 February 2012 - 08:25 PM

We've done this! It's great fun.

#4 CurlySpikes

Posted 23 February 2012 - 08:27 PM

off topic

but have to say LOVE the name Adara - a fav character in one of my fav series ever!!!

off topic

but have to say LOVE the name Adara - a fav character in one of my fav series ever!!!

#5 Still-here!

Posted 23 February 2012 - 08:29 PM

DHdoesn't like candles at all, so when we share a bath together he brings a couple of glow sticks.....lol....ever the romantic  wub.gif

#6 **Xena**

Posted 23 February 2012 - 08:30 PM

I did this once.... in a fountain.... in the middle of town.... with *Athena* laughing2.gif

#7 ~*Erica*~

Posted 23 February 2012 - 10:27 PM

QUOTE (**Xena** @ 23/02/2012, 06:30 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
I did this once.... in a fountain.... in the middle of town.... with *Athena* laughing2.gif

That is so cool.  Wish our town had a fountain.

#8 Tiger Lilly

Posted 23 February 2012 - 10:31 PM

To fun up a bath, I pop a few drops of food dye. Kids can pick from red, yellow, blue, green, pink and black (weird I know). Then you can mix colours and make purple or orange etc.

Was a massive hit with the kids when younger - now they are all about the showers.

#9 Gegemite

Posted 23 February 2012 - 10:38 PM

QUOTE (Mexy @ 23/02/2012, 08:31 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
To fun up a bath, I pop a few drops of food dye. Kids can pick from red, yellow, blue, green, pink and black (weird I know). Then you can mix colours and make purple or orange etc.

Was a massive hit with the kids when younger - now they are all about the showers.

We do this, we call it a party bath  biggrin.gif

#10 dogmac

Posted 23 February 2012 - 10:41 PM

Hmm... you all seem to think I'm talking about a bath only for the children.

Frankly, I think cool baths are wasted on Adara.  Cool baths are for ME.

#11 Gegemite

Posted 24 February 2012 - 12:12 AM

My bath is far too small for me to enjoy, I long for a decent sized bath tub.

#12 BlondieUK

Posted 24 February 2012 - 12:27 AM

What a wonderful idea with the glow sticks!!

I did the food colouring bath with some children I was babysitting, about 15 years ago. Their mum thought I was crazy!

#13 DrMinx

Posted 24 February 2012 - 10:25 AM

We have been doing food colouring "experiments" in the bath lately. I put one colour in the bath then fill another container with water+a different colour. The kids then mix them together to see what colour they get. Unfortunatlely I stupidly gave DD the red food colouring to put in the container last night... half a bottle later and OMG, the mess! But it cleans up surprisingly well, my fingers only look a little bit red this morning!

#14 ~strawberry~

Posted 24 February 2012 - 11:03 AM

Have to try that!

I freeze coloured iceblocks for the kids to play which in the bath. The water slowly changes colour as the blocks melt. Different colour combo's = different water colour which is fun to experiment with.

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