Eggs contain lots of vitamins, high-quality protein and minerals that we need for body health. Those nutrients that eggs contain are playing an important role in strengthening muscle, brain function and etc. Compared with milk which contains high-quality protein, eggs are cheaper, what’s more, eggs could be cooked in different ways which are very delicious.
Except for the edible part of egg, as most of you probably know, its shell is also rich in calcium carbonate. And that has reminded me that eggshells could be used to fertilize my garden. Besides, I began to look for good idea of taking advantage of those eggshells.
Speaking of using the eggshell, the first thing that comes to your mind might be the Easter eggs. Needless to say, it’s really a funny usage of eggshells. Aside from this usage, here are some creative uses of eggshells.
Build a Mini Garden
It’s creative to using the eggs like as mini pots in your home. Don’t forget to wash it thoroughly with water. It would become smelly, if there is something that remains. Put the empty eggshells in the egg carton. After that add some soil in the eggshells, and don’t forget to sow the seeds in it. It’s super cute to place it indoor as mini garden decor.
You might have heard of the facial mask that is made of egg white, but few of you would have known that you could make a facial mask with eggshell. To make it, you should pulverize those dried eggshells into powder first with mortar pestle. After mixing the eggshell powder with egg white, you could use this skin-tightening facial mask.
Make Coffee Taste Better
In addition, the crushed eggshells could make your coffee taste better. When you grind the coffee beans, you could add some of it before you make the espresso. If you couldn’t get used to the bitter coffee, to try this method might be helpful, since eggshell powder could lighten the bitter taste.