Eggs Dyed with Vegetables

naturally decorated eggs the chocolate muffin tree

I thought I'd wrap Egg Week up with a favorite egg project from last year: Decorating Eggs with Natural Dyes. In case you're just popping in, my friend Melissa over at The Chocolate Muffin Tree and I are posting unique egg-related activities or experiments each day this week, and here's what we've covered so far: Bleeding Tissue Easter Eggs Walking on Raw … [Read more...]

Science Experiment: The Floating Egg

sink or float

As I hovered the egg over a jar of water, I asked my 3.5 year old, "Will it sink or float?"and it reminded me of Dave Letterman's funny sketch, "Will it Float?" Have you seen it? This science experiment is really easy to set up + clean up, and the lesson learned on the density of water actually stuck with my 3-year old daughter long after the experiment was over. Fun and … [Read more...]