Melting #2 : Copper (II) Sulfate (Confusion)

Originally posted on Danupon Drake's Adventures in Science®:
Melting #2: Copper (II) Sulfate (Confusion) The last time we melted sulfur, and it was really fun (except for cleaning the test tube). Now let’s melt something else, what about Copper Sulfate? Copper (II) sulfate is the inorganic compound with the chemical formula CuSO4. Older names for this compound include blue…

Craft Room Ideas

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While we haven’t actually started working on the bedroom/craft room makeover, we have started to accumulate various items for it. We picked up some paint swatches to choose a colour and have decided, I think the final choice, on what we are going to do on the floor.…

Ugadhi specials

Ugadi, a new year celebration in some states of india. Ugadi/Yugadi: Yug(new) and adi (the beginning). the festival is celebrated with high spirits, new clothes and abundance of some mouth-watering traditional cuisines. It is also the first day when there is a change in pattern of moon’s orbit (chaitra masam). Ugadi is celebrated a day … More Ugadhi specials

Happy Birthday Hubby 🎂💝🌹🎉

🎉Happy Birthday Hubby 🎊🎂💐💖🌹🍫🍰💞😍🤗😘🙏👪🌞🌈🍇🍓🍎🍒🍧🍺😀 It seems that without your presence the worth of my life would have been nothing. All these years we passed were amazing. I feel very lucky because I’ve found you in my life. Wishing you all the happiness in the world. You are the only person for whom I can forget … More Happy Birthday Hubby 🎂💝🌹🎉

DIY Parking Lot

This Parking Lot i made it for my son with cardboard. He loved it a lot. Don’t forget to give me your feedback. Let me know how it turned out for you.

DIY Bird House

Am building a birdy house … 🙂 Used chop sticks to make it steady.. Let me know how it turned out for you. 🙂 Thanks for stopping bye. 🙂 Usha

DIY Stop Sign

Activities That Teach Safety Through these fun and practical activities, children gain a deeper understanding and respect for safety precautions. A major plus in a safety focus is that children have to listen, communicate, and cooperate — all essential social-interaction skills! Best of all, these activities are just plain fun because they invite children to … More DIY Stop Sign

DIY Christmas Tree

DIY Christmas Tree – Last before year Celebrations 🙂 This was my first craft after coming to USA 🙂 “Christmas gift suggestions: To your enemy, forgiveness. To an opponent, tolerance. To a friend, your heart. To a customer, service. To all, charity. To every child, a good example. To yourself, respect.” Materials used: Tensile Magazine … More DIY Christmas Tree

DIY Rolling Paper Project – I

Wall Decor/Hanging with magazine papers. You can see the step by step process of making in this pictorial view.! 🙂 Hope you all are having a wonderful Christmas season! Thanks for visiting. Leave your comments below. Be back here soon with another Rolling Paper Project. Have a great day! 🙂

DIY Bedside Organiser

Finding the right size Bedside organiser presents a challenge. Here’s a DIY Bedside organiser project. Recycling cardboard and paper into this functional piece of furniture brings the cost down to practically nothing, not to mention the Eco-hip artsy practicality of the whole project. I hate tangled cords. No, it’s really just cords in general… like when … More DIY Bedside Organiser

DIY Rakhi Thali

Another creation from my sister-in-laws. 🙂 Materials Used: Bead Chain, Plastic embroidery mirrors, Paper plate, Stone chain, Rhinestones etc. I would love your thoughts on this DIY.  Let me know your opinion in the comments. Thank you. Your Usha. 🙂

Last Year Halloween – “Hallows’ Eve”

This is my 2nd Halloween celebrations and It’s my ‘last year’ Halloween decorations. In this year my kid had Mickey Mouse costume :-). Here are some photos of my house decorations. It’s on Saturday, October 31st 2015. Halloween or Hallowe’en (a contraction of “All Hallows’ Evening) also known as Allhalloween, All Hallows’ Eve, or All Saints’ Eve, It initiates the time in the dedicated to remembering the dead, including … More Last Year Halloween – “Hallows’ Eve”

DIY Clay Ganesh

This is last year Ganesh i made with clay. Isn’t so beautiful? I am here to inform you that, Ganesh Chaturthi is on Thursday, the 17th of September, 2015. I made clay Ganesh idols for some of my neighbors too. You can see them from these pictures. How are you feeling about these clay Ganesh idols. Let … More DIY Clay Ganesh

DIY Cardboard Coasters

Coasters are very useful in any home. They allow you to protect your furniture and they can also be interesting decorative elements, depending on the design you choose. You can also personalize your coasters. And since geometric shapes and quite in vogue now, am going to show you how they look on your coasters.These simple, … More DIY Cardboard Coasters

Paper Rangoli

I did this rangoli on one of my best festivals, i.e its Diwali. 🙂 🙂 :-). If i were at india i suppose to put a very big coloful rangoli in front of my home…..i miss those days…right now am staying at US. so atleast i can feel my festival by this. I used folded paper cut … More Paper Rangoli

Dr APJ Abdul Kalam – “World Students’ Day”

Beloved former president Dr APJ Abdul Kalam, also known as the father of India’s military missile program, died on Monday after collapsing while delivering a lecture in Shillong, plunging the entire nation into a state of utter shock. Kalam, who served as president from 2002 until 2007, was not only a renowned scientist, thinker, philosopher … More Dr APJ Abdul Kalam – “World Students’ Day”

DIY – Make Up Organizer

Materials Required:  The center box is lip stick holder. we can make separators for them, so chances to accommodate more lip sticks. you may use those rolls to holder the make up brushes, lip glosses, eye liners, lip liners etc. We can use this organizer for school supplies also….

Mini Corner Shelf

pic i pic ii pic iii This is Mini Corner Shelf made with single box. Materials Required:  Gift wrap Long length cardboard box Glue Scissors Tape Small thermocol pieces of count – 4 Extra pieces of cardboard Scrap papers Mod Podge. Procedure: This project is very simple, and no more big cuttings. From pic iii, … More Mini Corner Shelf

Toys Organizer

Here are some before wrapping snaps This is a Toy Organizer made with diaper boxes. Materials Required: Gift Wrap Cardboard Boxes -5 (Recycled) Glue Scissors Tape Scrap papers (Recycled) Mode Podge (Not Mandatory) Procedure: Gather all the materials. Decide the positions of the boxes to fit perfectly and by looks. Cut all 4 lids of an … More Toys Organizer