Ice Globe Lantern Kit Fill a round balloon with water and set outside until almost frozen through. Run hot water over frozen globe until balloon pops off. Pour out unfrozen water from inside and insert a tealite. Makes a great walkway accent.
One pinner suggested, "Use train tracks as marble tracks in the block center!" I was just wondering about my existing train table/tracks, and if they are still embraced in this approach our Board appears to be moving in.
Salt Volcano: Pour several inches of water into a jar. Add about of vegetable oil. Drop in food coloring and observe what happens. Shake salt on top of the oil/water/food coloring mixture. Pour or sprinkle more salt, as desired.