Great Idea!!! This is a good way to teach a child to take care of what is theirs and be responsible for their messes. I am not sure that I'd give cash for the second item. I'd make them do a second chore or pay for second item with their cash. I did this as a teacher. Every item left in my room cost .25 to get back. All money collected went to a charity we voted on as a class.
Slicing instead of scooping! Perfect for birthday parties.
If you wrap your celery in tin foil before placing it in the fridge it will last for weeks, and it will still be fresh and crisp when you pull it out! This also works for stored broccoli for 7 weeks wrapped in tin foil, and heads of lettuce for at least 6 weeks
Muffin Pan as a Condiment Holder