Blow up Balloons with Baking Soda and Vinegar

Valeree Dunbar

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@Valeree

Here's an economical way to blow up balloons with just baking soda and vinegar. You're kids will have fun doing this too.


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Prep:

10 Min

Method:

No-Cook or Other

Ingredients

baking soda
vinegar
plastic bottle
funnels
balloons

Directions Step-By-Step

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1. Using your funnel pour vinegar into your bottle.
You only need to fill about 1/3 of the bottle
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2. Using another (dry) funnel pour baking soda into your balloon. Fill the balloon approx. 1/2 way.
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3. Cover the top of the bottle with you balloon.
Make sure you don't let the baking soda spill into the bottle prematurely.
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When ready, lift your balloon and let the baking soda fall into the vinegar

Watch as the mixture fizzes, bubbles & expands your balloon.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Other Non-Edibles
Main Ingredient: Non-Edible or Other
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: For Kids