How to Make a Foaming Pumpkin for Halloween (and Other Fun Halloween Hacks) by 30Seconds Mom

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If you’re looking for a fun and easy way to elevate your carved pumpkin, try this Halloween hack shared with us by 5-Minute Crafts. After carving your pumpkin with your favorite design, drop in hydrogen peroxide, dish soap, food coloring and yeast. Put the top back on the pumpkin and in seconds, you will see colorful foam coming out of the carved design!

You'll need:

  • 1 cup hydrogen peroxide
  • 1/2 cup dish soap
  • 1/4 cup food coloring (any color)
  • 2 tablespoons yeast mixed with 3 tablespoons warm water

Here's how to do it: 

  1. Carve the pumpkin.
  2. Put all ingredients inside the pumpkin.
  3. Step back and watch the magic!

Watch the video for other fun Halloween hacks from the team at 5-Minute Crafts.

Source: 5-Minute Crafts press release.

Photos: Courtesy of 5-Minute Crafts

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Dish Soap $2 & Up
Food Coloring $4 & Up
Yeast $4 & Up

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OK that’s pretty cool. 🎃
This is like a chemistry experiment gone all Halloween on us, LOL!

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