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Coffee filters are better then paper towel, and a lot less expensive, you can buy 1000 at the dollar store for almost nothing! In this ible I will sho...
Cover bowls or dishes with coffee filters when cooking in the microwave, they make excellent covers.
Clean windows, mirrors, and chrome.... coffee filters are lint-free so they'll leave windows sparkling!
Use them to remove nail polish when out of cotton balls.
Protect china by separating your good dishes with a coffee filter between each dish.
Use them to filter things like lemon and lime juice so the juice comes out and the seeds stay behind.
Apply shoe polish. Ball up a lint-free coffee filter.
Put baking soda into a coffee filter and place into shoes or a closet to absorb or prevent odors.
Use them to make your own tea! Put some herbs into the filter and tie shut with string!
Use them to place your spoon/ spatula down on the counter while cooking, so you don't make a mess of your counter.
Can use to hold dry ingredients when baking or when cutting up fruit or veggies.... saves on having extra bowls to wash.
Use as a disposable "snack bowl" for popcorn, chips, etc.
OH YEAH, THEY ARE GREAT TO USE IN YOUR COFFEE MAKERS TOO!
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Make Coffee!! - Use a nice, fine, Drip Coffee brand. Heat the water to just under boiling. Put the spoon in, so the bag doesn't boil over, then put the bag in. Cover with something so it won't cool too much & leave for 5-10 min. - You can leave it soaking longer if you leave it on one of those tiny 1-cup hot-plates. Squeeze it out & add your sugar & cream (opt). Just like Fresh-Dripped. Yumm! :-9
Actually I DID mean use it as a single bag-
Coffee filters make great snowflakes. A round filter folds and cuts nicely. I you can use regular size filters or filters for a 4 cup coffee maker.
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