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34 Unexpected Ways Coffee Grounds Can Make Your Life Better

The best bean in the world is even better than you thought.

1. Blue Your Blooms

2. Keep the Slugs Away

3. Grow Your Own Mushrooms

4. Increase Your Carrot and Radish Harvest

5. Bring on the Worms

6. Enhance Your Compost Pile

7. Keep Cats Out

8. Freshen Your Flower Vases

9. Make Some Play-Dough Dirt

10. Build a Better Pin Cushion

11. Make a Roach Trap

12. Scour Your Pans

13. Clean Your Fireplace

14. Clean Your Hands After Chopping Garlic

15. Make Garbage Disposal Cleaners

16. Unclog Your Drain

17. Get Odors Out of Your Fridge and Freezer

18. Get Scratches Out of Furniture

19. Make Wood Look Weathered

20. Tenderize Your Meat

21. Make These No-Bake Energy Bites

22. Make Naturally Dyed Easter Eggs

23. Make a Coffee Candle

24. Make an Air Freshener

25. Make Your Own Fossils

Don't wait millions of years for your seashells to fossilize. Make your own instant fossils with coffee grounds and flour. Perfect for toy-dinosaur footprints. Directions here.

26. Make "Treasure Stones"

27. Paint a Picture

28. Make a Flea Bath

29. Strip Buildup from Your Hair

30. Remove Dark Circles from Under Your Eyes

31. Make a Deodorizing Soap

32. Make a Luxurious Salt Scrub

33. Make a Mocha Frappuccino Mask

34. "Salt" Your Walk

Want to take advantage of the java bean's benefits but don't like coffee yourself? No problem!

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