The topic that seems to be on every parents’ mind these days is the coronavirus. It is front and center in our industry as well. Our summer camps and teen travel programs are monitoring the situation and working on ways to adjust and adapt if need be. We receive daily emails and are keeping current as this situation develops.
Meanwhile, if you are having trouble finding hand sanitizer, here’s a recipe you can make with the kids that might come in HANDY.
Homemade Hand Sanitizer
- 2/3 cup 99% rubbing alcohol (isopropyl alcohol) or ethanol
- 1/3 cup aloe vera gel
- 8-10 drops essential oil, optional (such as lavender, vanilla, peppermint, grapefruit)
- bowl and spoon
- recycled liquid soap or hand sanitizer bottle
To Make Hand Sanitizer
Nothing could be easier! Simply mix the ingredients together and then use the funnel to pour them into the empty bottles and you’re ready to go.