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The Secret Life of the Pixy Stix (Plus Kool-Aid)

The Pixy Stix, beyond any other candy, is a lesson in “don’t stop ‘til” you get it right. The ubiquitous Pixy Stix sugar-esq powder started out as a drink mix in 1930, along the lines of Kool Aid, made two years earlier. 304 more words

Did Jesus just say something, or was it the Kool-Aid?

In my line of work I occasionally have meetings with people who have decided to leave church.

‘Exit meetings’

After a little discussion around why they’re ‘leaving church’, I generally I go one further and ask them why they don’t leave faith altogether… 1,363 more words

James Layton

Pasta & Beads Bracelets

Using that big batch of Kool-Aid dyed pasta we made, Travis helped put together beautiful food art jewelry over the weekend!

When our batch of pasta was first dry, he simply loved stirring through it with his hands, so I let him have fun that way for some time before even introducing the notion of bracelet making. 181 more words


Kool-Aid Dyed Pasta

We don’t drink the stuff, but I did purchase little packets of Kool-Aid powder to make this vibrantly hued pasta. The dyed pasta is fun all on its own for sensory play, but for even more games featuring our creation, stay tuned for blog posts in the coming days! 167 more words


The Mainstream Media Accountability Brainwashing Survey

After taking The Mainstream Media Accountability Survey  I couldn’t help but think if these questions were presented in a courtroom battle they would be thrown out for leading the witness.   274 more words

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Sparkly, Strawberry Valentines Play Doh!

Kids love Valentines day! Handing out their cards to their classmates, stuffing their little faces with sugar, and being fawned over by their parents…..what’s not to love! 78 more words

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  • 2 Cups of Flour
  • 1 Cup of Salt
  • 2 Tablespoons of Cream of Tartar
  • 3 Tablespoons of Vegetable Oil
  • 1 Package of Kool-Aid (any flavor it’s for the color)
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