A new life for tennis balls

Tennis balls are the hardest type of ball to recycle, mostly because they’re not biodegradable, so throwing them out is not the best for the planet. The good news is, flat or broken tennis balls that can’t be used for tennis are easily made into new, usable tools.

  • Give them to your dog, I mean, I think that’s the best idea I’ve had. But just a tip, don’t bring your dog on the court when you play tennis, because it’s very bad for their paws and the pads on their feet will probably bleed afterwards. Instead, when your the balls are worn out, you can cut it open and place a treat inside, then sew it up and you’ve got a training tool.
  • I’m sure you’ve seen this at someone’s house before, but tennis balls are really useful for keeping your floors scratch free. All you have to do is cut open a tennis ball and squeeze it onto the bottom of your chairs. (also very useful for walkers)
  • In addition to keeping your floors nice, you can use the tennis balls as cushions for your doorknobs when the ones installed fall out or get old.
  • Out camping? You can keep the bugs away by covering a tennis ball with Vaseline and hanging it from a tree branch.

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Gummy bears!

No one that I know has truly known my true passion for gummy bears, the way they squish in your jaws and spread a good, soft, feeling through your mouth. So today, I will share with you my ultimate love for gummy bears

  • The genius world records proclaimed the biggest gummy bear 81-pound, 3-ounce gummy bear that stood two feet tall and two feet wide. A Sunday school class teamed up with a restaurant in San Antonio, Texas in 2011 to create the sugary behemoth. Other notable gargantuan gummies include a three-pound, two-foot, 4,000-calorie gummy worm sold online.
  • Well, gummy bears are great, but super unhealthy, is there a way you can eat a gummy bear without regretting it? The answer is YES! For example, people have invented gummy vitamins, which do have a healthy side to them. Scientists are trying to find out how to make gummy bears healthier by adding cavity-fighting xylitol, but are still testing it. Here’s a recipe for homemade healthier gummy bears.(credit desserts with benifits

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