06 April 2011

Store plastic Easter eggs in empty egg cartons

Amazon: Porcelain Egg Dish Do you buy new plastic Easter eggs each year because you can't find the ones you bought last year?

Save a few cardboard egg cartons and store your plastic eggs in them. Not only will the cartons act as stands while you fill the eggs with candy (or a clever non-candy alternative), they make ideal storage boxes for the empty eggs so you can reuse them next year.

Related: Best of Parent Hacks: Easter

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