Some time ago, I challenged myself to find uses for bubble wrap, and came up with so many, I now think of the material as “green bubble wrap.” Wrap with it, stuff with it, pad with it, heat with it—the only limits on the uses for bubble wrap are levied by your imagination and ingenuity.
I admit upfront, though, that when I recycle bubble wrap in my own home, rather than put it out for the municipal recycling plant, I do feel a twinge of sadness. You see, I’m one of those who just can’t resist the traditional way to use bubble wrap. I confess: I love to pop the bubbles. So does one of my Himalayan cats.
I’ll admit that I cheat every now and then but, for the most part, it’s now green bubble wrap for me. I hope you are inspired by some of the ways I use bubble wrap. [Continue reading]