19 Fun & Crazy Experiments To Try At Home

Kids get bored very easily, but even adults aren't immune to the occasional dreaded bout of boredom. If you find yourself stuck at home with nothing to do, especially if you're surrounded by a listless audience on the verge of mutiny, these mind-blowing tricks and experiments are sure to pass the time in a super fun way!

1.–5. | 5 Unbelievable Party Tricks

Everybody loves magic tricks and everybody loves the chance to prove someone wrong. If you're looking for something fun to do, especially if it means you can make a little money on the side, challenge your friends with these 5 seemingly impossible bets that are guaranteed to be a crowd-pleaser! Learn more here.

6.–11. | 6 Fun Kitchen Experiments

Have you ever thought about performing your own scientific experiments at home? Now you can! All you really need is some water, one or two common household items, and a captive audience. These tricks work great at kids' birthday parties and may even impress some of the grown-ups too! Learn more here.

12.–17. | 6 Sweet Experiments With Candy

Keeping kids entertained can be a full-time job — just ask any parent, teacher, or caretaker! So if you want to keep your kids busy, let them have some fun, and learn some science all at the same time, you'll all love these 6 fun science experiments that will teach them more about their favorite treats in a creative way. Learn more here.

18. Balloon Trick

Do you hate blowing up balloons and want to keep the kids entertained before the party gets going? Then you'll love this fun and simple trick that will kill two birds with one stone! All you need is a plastic bottle, white vinegar, baking soda, and as many balloons as you can muster.

19. Color-Changing Tea

There's nothing better on a weekend afternoon than a tall, cool glass of blue iced tea. Wait a minute... blue?! Yup, that's right. But this isn't some cheap trick with blue food coloring — there's nothing but all natural ingredients in this beverage. And when you stir it, it even changes from blue to purple. Skeptical? See for yourself! Learn more here.

These 19 ideas are something the whole family can enjoy! Not only will they help you while away the time on a rainy afternoon, but they're sure to be a hit every birthday party, no matter how old the birthday "kid" is.


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