How to make big bubbles

As the weather starts to warm up, it’s time for some outdoor backyard fun! Let’s see who can make the biggest bubbles ever with this homemade recipe.


-A medium sized baking tray

-1 cup of corn syrup

-1 ⅓ cups of concentrated dish soap

-6 cups of water





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1. Cut one meter of yarn, thread it through the straw and tie the ends together in a knot.

2. Combine all the ingredients into your baking tray. Start with the water, then add the corn syrup and dish soap.

3. Stir ingredients together.

4. Dip your straw and yarn bubble maker into the solution. Hold it up into the wind to create the bubbles.

Tip: You can move your arms or walk backwards to make the bubbles. The longer the yarn, the bigger the bubbles.