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Whenever I use up the last of a bag of dry cereal, I save the bag by folding it and putting it in the freezer. Then when I am re-packing quantity meats, the bags are right there. Freezing them kills any germs and keeps them handy. They are much better than cling-wrap for keeping the meat from having freezer burn and cheaper, too.

- Submitted by JANEDOE12345 11/4/2010 in Saving Money | 7 Comments
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ROOTIHAUSMAN 2/1/2011 9:01:00 PM

    good ideas thanks for sharing
COLLOMR 11/18/2010 10:02:00 PM

    I use them for anything I would use wax apaer for - cooling cookies and rolls, rolling out pie dough. I think the cereal bags are better than wax paper. I just wash off with soapy water and hang to dry.
CKAZAKOS1 11/7/2010 7:44:00 PM

    Good idea, but freezing them does not kill any germs, if any.
SMITHANI 11/5/2010 4:40:00 PM

    Thanks
BARETREES130 11/5/2010 8:46:00 AM

    I'm happy to hear someone else does this too!
JIBBIE49 11/5/2010 12:38:00 AM

    Great. I remember years ago when IRONS didn't have a Teflon bottom, I used the cereal wax bag to run the IRON over so the IRON didn't "Stick" when I was ironing. LOL
DEEO12 11/4/2010 9:08:00 PM

    Great tip!

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