13 Surprising Uses for Coffee
Here’s how to use coffee after brewing and give new life to coffee grounds, cans, and the java itself.
You can keep cords under control!
What are the holidays without strings of lights, and what are fresh-out-of-storage cords of lights if not tangled? Grab an empty coffee can and its lid. First, slice the plastic lid of the can with a sharp knife and insert one end of the cord. Then wrap the cord of lights around the can, taping the end to the can to keep everything in place. Before putting on the lid, fill the can with extra bulbs and an extension cord. No tangles, no misplaced accessories.
You can dye Easter eggs!
We’ve rounded up 11 ways to dye Easter eggs naturally, and among the colorful ingredients is simple, brewed coffee. Make one quart of strong coffee plus water to cover for an easy brown hue.