Homemade lava lamps are easy to make and readily available in your own kitchen.
1/2 cup of vegetable oil
2 tablespoons of water
8-10 drops of food coloring
1 tablet of alka seltzer
Bernice Arthur called the 90-year-old woman and discovered the heartbreaking reason she had no trash to put out. “She just didn’t have nothing to eat,” Arthur said, “and that’s why she had no trash to put out there.”
For more than two weeks, the elderly woman had no way to leave her home or get groceries amid the COVID-19 pandemic. She was running out of food, and Hometown Hauling decided it wanted to help.
“She has no family, nobody,” Arthur said. “I said, ‘You do have a family now’.”