Mama Gone Geek Lynn Brunelle conjures up some freakishly fun Mad Scientist experiments for Halloween. Some of the family-friendly experiments include:

  • Making an articulated severed hand with straws, strings and cardboard
  • Mummifying hot dogs with salt
  • How to make smoke filled bubbles
  • Make your own crystal ball

For more great activities that the family can do together, visit Lynn's website at or her blog at