Flash Freeze - Place beverages in a bucket; add a layer of ice, a layer of salt; repeat until you almost reach the top. Fill the bucket with cold water just below the ice line. Enjoy frosty beverages in about 10 minutes!
Make your own lunchbox icepacks from dollar store sponges soaked in water and put in ziplock bag. When they thaw, the sponge absorbs the water. I completely forgot about this handy trick! After lunch take squeeze the sponge and wash up hands and face!
Instant Snack Bowl Make a chip bag into custom snack bowls. Fold the top edge inside the bag first, then begin rolling the bottom corners, up into the base of the bag, pushing the chips up as you go. You’ll end up with a custom snack bowl. How clever!
Infused Tea and Lemonade, perfect mocktail version for Cocktail Hour. Try infusing tea with fresh slices of peach or mango, lemonade with strawberries and raspberries, or even seltzer water with mint or lavender.
Love this idea when entertaining. The ice bucket becomes part of the décor. Definite will do at my next party. Homemade ice bucket with citrus slices and leaves You can put lemon cello in the ice buckets