For the love of the Dollar Store!
So many great ideas all right here of things you can buy to use for sooooo many things, especially if you have a young family. Every time my boys play with playdoh or sand, I take a clear plastic shower curtain that I cut up in 3 pieces (only need a small section) and use it as a 'table cloth' for easy clean up. When they are done, I lift up the shower curtain and put all the crumbs in the garbage. No messy clean up! ...