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How to make an oozing pumpkin

Learn how to make the perfect oozing pumpkin for this Halloween! And all you need are some household supplies.

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Here is What You Need

Here is What You Need

Lay out a trash bag or tarp to protect the surface.

Lay out a trash bag or tarp to protect the surface.

Add 30mL of 6% hydrogen peroxide to a small cup.

Add 30mL of 6% hydrogen peroxide to a small cup.

Add a squirt of dish soap to the hydrogen peroxide.

Add a squirt of dish soap to the hydrogen peroxide.

Add some food coloring for effect.

Add some food coloring for effect.

Stir

Stir

Add a packet of dry yeast to another small cup.

Add a packet of dry yeast to another small cup.

Add 30 mL of warm water to the cup.

Add 30 mL of warm water to the cup.

Stir.

Stir.

Carefully place the hydrogen peroxide mixture into the carved pumpkin.

Carefully place the hydrogen peroxide mixture into the carved pumpkin.

Quickly pour the yeast mixture into the pumpkin (making sure it goes into the other cup) and close the lid.

Quickly pour the yeast mixture into the pumpkin (making sure it goes into the other cup) and close the lid.

Watch as your pumpkin turns into a monster right before your eyes!

  • Carved pumpkin
  • Trash bag
  • 20 volume(6%) hydrogen peroxide
  • Warm water
  • 2 small cups
  • Dry Yeast
  • Dish Soap
  • Food Coloring
  • Adult Supervision