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Caffeine Trivia 12.21.14

As promised…Continuing to go green with your used coffee grounds –   Here’s Today’s Green Tip:

18. After you give your dog a bath, rub coffee grounds through the coat of your pet. Coffee grounds are said to repel fleas.

 

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Caffeine Trivia 12.20.14

As promised…Continuing to go green with your used coffee grounds –   Here’s Today’s Green Tip:

17. Dye fabric, paper or Easter eggs. Simply add used coffee grounds to warm water and let sit a bit to create a dye.


 

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Caffeine Trivia 12.19.14

As promised…Continuing to go green with your used coffee grounds –   Here’s Today’s Green Tip:

16. Got a fireplace? Sprinkle wet coffee grounds over the ashes to keep from becoming engulfed in the plume of dust ashes create when you need to remove them. 

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Caffeine Trivia 12.18.14

As promised…Continuing to go green with your used coffee grounds –   Here’s Today’s Green Tip:

15. Remove furniture scratches with wet coffee grounds. 

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Caffeine Trivia 12.16.14

As promised…Continuing to go green with your used coffee grounds –   Here’s Today’s Green Tip:

13. Make a used coffee grounds sachet. Fill old nylons or cheesecloth with dry used coffee grounds. Hang in closets to absorb odors. 

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Caffeine Trivia 12.15.14

As promised…Continuing to go green with your used coffee grounds –   Here’s Today’s Green Tip:

12. Rub coffee grounds on hands to get rid of smells from chopping or cutting up pungent foods. 

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Caffeine Trivia 12.14.14

As promised…Continuing to go green with your used coffee grounds –   Here’s Today’s Green Tip:

11. Deodorize a freezer. Place a bowl with used coffee grounds in the freezer to remove unwanted odors. Add a few drops of vanilla to coffee grounds. 

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