Preserve Paint Brushes
To keep brushes and rollers from drying out place them in paper bags and tie the top of the bag with a rubber band to keep air out. The tools will stay moist and protected for a day or so.
Bulk up curtain valances
Bulk up curtain valances by stuffing bags in the valances for a resilient poof. Can also be used to stuff craft projects or pillows
Treat chapped hands or rough feet
Soften chapped hands or rough feet by coating them with a layer of petroleum jelly and cover hands or feet with plastic grocery bag. Treat for 15-30 minutes.