11 Unusual Applications of Muffin Trays. It’s Not Just the Kitchen Where They Can Come in Handy

Personally I don’t know anybody who doesn’t like muffins. Well, there are a few people who can’t eat them due to their allergies to gluten. Therefore we can safely expect the muffin tray to be in almost all houses. And that’s good as they can be used for far more things than baking only. You really need to check this out!

#1 Control the portions

 


We all (both children and adults) have a sweet tooth. However, too much sugar might cause some side -effects. That is why moderate doses are more than welcome. Thanks to a muffin tray you can control how many candies your kids eat. You can also use it to serve snacks at a party.

#2 Ice cocktail


Use your blender to make some smoothie and the pour the mixture into muffin liners. Put it all into the freezer and take it out whenever you feel like. Of course you will need to give it a moment to defrost. Unless you want to have some ice sorbet.

#3 Serving ice-cream


You can easily serve some ice cream. You can also bake some wafer use paper muffin liners.

#4 Prepare filled peppers

11 Unusual Applications of Muffin Trays. It’s Not Just the Kitchen Where They Can Come in Handy
pinterest.com

That’s a really great snack, though normally it’s not so easy to make. With a muffin tray, however, things shouldn’t be that hard as you no longer have to bother about the right dish or the vegetable constantly turning around.

#5 Use the muffin tray as a… tray


If you have a child who wants to learn how to serve food, let them use a muffin tray. With the drinks and snacks standing in the holes it will all be much easier to carry now.

#6 Separate the spices and dips


This is a perfect solution for a barbecue. With so many separate slots your mustard, ketchup or mayo will no longer form a pulp before they even get served.

#7 Freeze the fruit


If you don’t want to struggle with the foil bags, this is another great solution for you. Using a muffin tray you can control the size of ice cubes pouring the right amount of water. What is more, you can also easily drop there a piece of your favorite fruit to give your drink a new flavor.

#8 Jewelry organizer


If you have plenty of rings and earrings scattered all over your drawers, a muffin tray might put an end to it. There is no better way to keep these things organized.

#9 Use it in your garage or your office

Al old muffin tray can be used to segregate paper clips, rubber bands and drawing pins. Just paint the tray in a desired color, give it some time to dry and use divide all the bits and pieces into all the holes there. In your garage you can use it to store, nails, screws and washers.

#10 Create mini-pots

11 Unusual Applications of Muffin Trays. It’s Not Just the Kitchen Where They Can Come in Handy
pinterest.com

With a drill or a chisel make a hole in the bottom of each muffin spot. Fill the spot with soil and plant your seedling there. It will be a lovely decoration of your balcony.

#11 Garden grid


To keep the sowing process neat and tidy, you can use the tray again. That’s a perfect tool to keep the distances proportional.

Did you like any of the ideas?