Now I can share some of my ideas….
why, but re-purposing something or just finding completely different way to use something is SO satisfying! It feeds my brain in a way nothing else can. Maybe
it taps into creative abilities or my scout mom resourcefulness, but the whole
“hack craze” is right up my alley.
original idea and five that I will claim as my own because I have not seen
them anywhere else.
Or maybe you just want to save your fingernails from abuse? Check this out. All
you need to open a key ring is…..a staple puller! What???
into the key ring. Drag it along with the key you wish to remove.
It’s a dish rack purchased at the dollar store for, you know, $1!
Here is how one would normally use it.
stand! This accomplishes two things: 1) gets the laptop screen closer to
eye-level; and 2) acts as a means to keep the computer ventilated and cool.
Yes, that is another keyboard you see underneath the dishrack. Fits
Do you love earrings? Maybe you have quite a few pairs? I make a lot of my own
earrings and totally ran out of space. What to do? Head to the dollar store, of
people! Now I can continue to make earrings – I just have to get some more pencil cups.
on the lookout for a potential hack. What does an SLP need everyday? Boxes that can
hold CARDS! So, here I present to you….a soapbox that cost .60
cents at CVS.
holder! Oh yeah! Perfect fit. And it’s cheap, so it works for me, a frenzied (and frugal) SLP!
I bought these. So OLD! But, hey, I can find a way to re-purpose them, since I
don’t really read magazines anymore. I needed to organize my HUGE collection of office
supplies! These work great on a closet shelf, or shelves, in my case!
It’s a cheap candle holder-about $3.
I have other hacks around my house, and
maybe will share those in another post.
re-purpose around your house or at the dollar store? Once you start thinking in
this way, you won’t be able to stop!