Why You Need Slime in Your Life: The Ultimate Mood Booster!

Slime, the stretchy and squishy substance that’s taking the world by storm, is more than just a fun toy. It’s a mood booster, a stress reliever, and a source of endless entertainment. Here are some reasons why you need slime in your life: Stress Relief: Squishing and stretching slime is a great way to relieve…

Valentine’s Day Slimes

I wanted to get some inspiration for this blog, so I decided to cruise around Google for information about the origin of Valentine’s Day. And. I. Am. Horrified. Hold on to your cherubs because you’re in for a wild ride. Apparently, according to NPR, while no one can directly pinpoint the exact origin of Valentine’s…

What is Borax?

Have you ever seen a natural borax crystal? They are purely magical. White as snow, the crystal looks like something out of a Disney film. Borax falls into a salt family, but I definitely wouldn’t eat it. Borax dissolves into water, but it’s often available in a granular form. It’s also a key ingredient in…

Top 5 Retro Slimeballs in 80s History

The 80s brought us so many iconic movies, songs, and moments in history. The 80s was a time when shoulder pads were cool and bands were categorized by their hair. It also brought us some of the greatest cinematic slimeballs. We’ve ranked our favorite five for your enjoyment: Alan Rickman as Hans Gruber from Die…

New Year, Ancient History

It’s New Year’s Day, and you can’t really move forward until you’ve stopped to take a look at the past, or as we like to say here– go Retro. It’s 2023, and here’s a look at the last 100 years. 100 years ago– In 1923, President Warren G. Harding unexpectedly died of cardiac arrest, giving…

Christmas Cheer

I’ve been thinking a lot about Christmas Cheer. Life hasn’t exactly been a box of chocolates for a lot of folks. Since 2020, there’s been a lot of turmoil in the world. Personally, I’ve had a year full of worry about what the future will bring. Looking back on the past, there’ve been a lot…

History of Glue

Glue is a primary ingredient in slime. I don’t think I need to speak at length about how wonderful glue is and its many uses. Glue is especially cool because it oozes and stretches, which makes it great for securing joints together or getting into odd places. Glue was discovered 200,000 years ago. Neanderthals made…

Anything Can Happen on Black Friday

I can’t tell if the day my brother was born was the worst day of my mother’s life or the best. Her water broke at Nordstrom’s semi-annual sale, and she didn’t even notice. Nothing could stop my mom from a good sale. She used to hide her shopping bags in the trunk of her car…

Thanksgiving Dinner

The last thing I think about eating for Thanksgiving dinner is a Lean Cuisine, but here we are. Legend has it that our beloved TV dinner came from, you betcha, Thanksgiving leftovers. Am I surprised? No. My grandma was a child of the Great Depression. You should’ve seen the things she could do with leftovers….

Recipe for Cloud Slime

To make cloud slime similar to ours you’ll need the following. We’ve linked them on Amazon to help you out. This is just plain cloud slime so feel free to add color and scent to yours. You can also adjust the quantity by dividing or multiplying the recipe. Adult supervision is recommended. Ingredients: Elmer’s Liquid…