Annaleah celebrated her 8th Birthday Party!

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Come on in and join the fun!

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We have some early arrivals here already..

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They seem to be busy with something.. Let’s check it out..

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We have some Frisbee decorating, going on..

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In the back we have a molecular structure contest..

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Wonder who can build it the tallest

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Looks like Jade won .. a little green frog.

What is a party without food???

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Enjoy some pizza, chips and dip..

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don’t forget to try some worm petri dishes.. (gummi worms in jello) and radioactive brew (green punch)

Time for the experiments!!
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Lava Lamps with water, oil and alka-seltzer,
discovering what happens to marshmallow when air is added to the tube..

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what happens when you had 40 volume peroxide, dish soap and yeast together??

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massive eruption!!

Water Jelly Crystals
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Water Jelly Crystals come in very small pebble form.. when added to water it expands.. You can use it in your gardens to help conserve water.

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Insta snow!

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How many people can make an energy ball light up??? (by holding hands in a circle)

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Answer!  We got up to 12!

Let’s make slime… and worms
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The birthday cake (was upside down..lol)

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(made by me from scratch.. even fondant from scratch.. there were a few tears shed when I worked on that..)

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The other half of the party goers..

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Presents..

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Umm.. yes.. we have an Edward fan among us..

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This card was so cute.. it sings..

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Me thinks Anna was a very excited girl..

Pinata time!

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Which ended with David officially breaking it since a few party goers had to leave.

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The Finale.. The Mentos Experiment..


and here is a sign Jade wrote with Uncle Angel in mind.. it made him chuckle.

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There were wonderful resources all over the internet for this party.  We cut t-shirts up the middle for lab coats.  Here are two wonderful sites.
http://www.livinglocurto.com/index.php/2009/01/mad-scientist-party-part-1/
http://partyplanningmom.blogspot.com/2009/03/mad-scientist-party-decorations-part-1.html