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Muffin Tin as Large Ice Cube Tray

A clever way to repurpose an everyday item.

By Andra Chantim and Julia Edelstein
Muffin tin used as ice trayLevi Brown

The cold, hard truth: Small ice cubes melt fast, leaving a pitcher of lemonade watery. To make long-lasting jumbo cubes, use a muffin tin. Pop them out by running the back of the tin under hot water for 30 seconds.

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