101 uses for cottage cheese tubs

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Re: 101 uses for cottage cheese tubs

Post: #126839 LBR
Sat Oct 04, 2008 9:30 pm

18. Taking soup to someone.

19. Taking homemade candy or tiny cookies to someone.

20. Stacking with leftovers in them, in the fridge or freezer.

21. Storing play dough, silly putty, erasers, crayons, etc.

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Re: 101 uses for cottage cheese tubs

Post: #127273 sleepyowl
Wed Oct 08, 2008 8:59 am

22. Hamster boats
23. Monkey hats
24. Swimming pool for ants
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Re: 101 uses for cottage cheese tubs

Post: #128252 sleepyowl
Fri Oct 17, 2008 8:53 am

On a sensible note to organise tubes of paint into & write or paint the category of colours on it

Paint each of them a different colour & create a game for your kids so they have to find something of each colour from around the house & put them in the corresponding pot
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Re: 101 uses for cottage cheese tubs

Post: #128282 carolinej
Fri Oct 17, 2008 12:35 pm

27. Bringing home produce from the allotment. I only need a small container for the cherry tomatoes, as most end up in my mouth :roll:

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Re: 101 uses for cottage cheese tubs

Post: #128330 Irishpioneer
Fri Oct 17, 2008 10:08 pm

.28 Sewing kit pot, needle thread pins etc
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Re: 101 uses for cottage cheese tubs

Post: #128371 Green Aura
Sat Oct 18, 2008 12:16 pm

29) Soapmaking mould.

30) Receptacle for homemade cosmetics - suitably decorated of course
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Re: 101 uses for cottage cheese tubs

Post: #128446 Lynda_2008
Sat Oct 18, 2008 11:37 pm

31 Slice them up and turn them into plant marker labels


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