sick pumpkin – elephant toothpaste

sick pumpkin (elephant toothpaste)


Sick Pumkin
  • A clean plastic soda bottle or a water bottle.
  • 20-Volume hydrogen peroxide liquid (For best results, but at a beauty supply store.)
  • 1 Tablespoon of dry yeast
  • 3+ Tablespoons of warm water
  • Liquid dish washing soap
  • Food coloring
  • Small cup


1. Use a funnel to carefully pour1/2 cup of the hydrogen peroxide liquid in to the bottle 2. Add about 10 drops of your favorite food coloring into the bottle.
3. Add about 1 tablespoon of liquid dish soap into the bottle and swish the bottle around a bit to mix it.
4. In a separate small cup, combine the warm water and the yeast together and mix for about 30 seconds.
5. Use the funnel to pour the yeast – water mixture into the bottle and watch!

grandpa’s thoughts:

This is just happy fun! Try it and enjoy. Yes, the clean up is a mess, but hey go for it Grandpa.