Monday, January 19, 2009

More then just for coffee??????

COFFEE FILTERS: Not just for making coffee...
1. Cover bowls or dishes when cooking in the microwave.Coffee filters make excellent covers.
2. Clean windows and mirrors. Coffee filters arelint-free so they'll leave windows sparkling.
3. Protect China .. Separate your good dishes by puttinga coffee filter between each dish.
4. Filter broken cork from wine. If you break the corkwhen opening a wine bottle, filter the wine through acoffee filter.
5. Protect a cast-iron skillet. Place a coffee filter inthe skillet to absorb moisture and prevent rust.
6. Apply shoe polish. Ball up a lint-free coffee filter.
7. Recycle frying oil. After frying, strain oil through asieve lined with a coffee filter.
8. Weigh chopped foods. Place chopped ingredients in acoffee filter on a kitchen scale.
9. Hold tacos. Coffee filters make convenient wrappersfor messy foods.
10. Stop the soil from leaking out of a plant pot. Line aplant pot with a coffee filter to prevent the soil fromgoing through the drainage holes.
11. Prevent a Popsicle from dripping. Poke one or twoholes as needed in a coffee filter.
12. Do you think we need to use expensive strips to waxeyebrows? Use strips of coffee filters.
13. Put a few in a plate and put your fried bacon, Frenchfries, chicken fingers, etc on them. Soaks out all thegrease.
14. Keep in the bathroom. They make great "razor nickfixers."
...didnt think it was used for anything but coffee either :O)