When you make that delicious three-egg omeletteevery Saturday morning, do you ever think twice about whether or not you should toss the shells away in the garbage?
I usually don’t, but now I’m definitely going to start saving them up.
From a health perspective, eggshells are full of great, fortifying minerals, with the main one being calcium. But how do you harness that lovely calcium from the shell, you ask? Well, you’ve got to get a bit creative.
However, it’s not just the calcium that makes eggshells great; they’re useful all around the house for a myriad of reasons. Much like citrus, which can be used for just about anything, eggshells have great potential if you know what you’re doing!
These 11 ways to put eggshells to use are totally genius! There is so much more to do with them than simply tossing them into your coffee maker, and I had no clue!
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1. Make Your Own Chalk
2. Boost Your Plants
3. Sharpen Blender Blades
4. Keep Slugs Away
5. Clean Crusty Pots And Pans
6. Clean Your Water Bottle Or Thermos
7. Get A Youthful Glow
8. Start Seedlings
9. Make Toothpaste
10. Keep Cats Out Of Your Garden
11. Boost Your Broth