Did you know this?



 They are a valuable asset around the house and elsewhere.

You can buy a thousand at a dollar store...!!!


Use  them to....


1. Cover bowls or dishes when cooking in the microwave.  


2. Clean windows, mirrors, and chrome...they are lint free, and leave                  windows sparkling.


3. Protect China by separating your good dishes with a coffee filter between        each dish.


4. Filter broken cork from wine, if you break the cork when opening the            bottle.


5.Protect a cast-iron skillet, place a coffee filter in the skillet to absorb             moisture and prevent rust.


6. Apply shoe polish, with a balled up filter.


7. Recycle frying oil.  Strain oil through a sieve lined with a coffee filter.


8. Weigh chopped foods, placing the chopped ingredients in a filter on a              kitchen scale.


9. Hold tacos.  Filters make convenient wrappers for messy foods.


10. Stop soil from leaking out of the plant pot.  Line the bottom of the pot            with a filter to prevent soil going through the drain holes.


11. Prevent popsicle drips..poke the stick through the filter 


12. Use a filter cut in a strip to wax eyebrows. 


13. Put a few in a plate and put your fried bacon, french fries, chicken                  fingers, etc. to soak up tne grease.


14. Great for fixing those 'razor' nicks..while shaving.


15. Use a a sewing backing.  it's an easy tear-away backing for embroidering          or appliqueing soft fabrics.


16. Put baking soda into a filter and insert into shoes or a closet to absorb or        prevent odors  


17. Use a filter to strain soup stock or to tie fresh herbs in to put in soups              and stews.


18. Use a coffee filter as a spoon rest while cooking and clean up small                  counter spills.


19. Great for wrapping Christmas ornaments for storage.


20. Use a filter to remove fingernail polish when out of cotton balls.


21. Perfect as a small snack bowl for popcorn, chips, etc.


And so much more...


Hope these filter tips help make your day a bit easier.


"This is the day the Lord has made, let us rejoice and be glad in it

                                                                                                 Psalm 118:24





Latest comments

17.04 | 06:56

Happy Easter, Geri!
This post is beautiful!

06.04 | 16:30

Good words to remember and live by…Thanks

10.03 | 07:19

It’s quality of friends not quantity , I always say. I love that picture of Jacob at Fred Howard park with is little friend. Love ya, Aunt Geri

10.03 | 07:02

This made me smile again about 3 years later. Thanks for sharing again.

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