You say cheapskate, we say thrifty: Here are top student life hacks for the nearly broke student.
No plates, no problem
You can cook food with no need for plates or any washing up. For example, these decadent gourmet cheesy fires are topped with bacon and can be cooked right on the BBQ or in the oven - get the recipe here!
Wallmounted 'TV' on the cheap
Use 3M wall clips to make a simple and cheap stand for your phone or tablet.
Turn old containers into bowls
Store spaghetti in Pringles cans
Use a pen to keep books open
And to keep food fresh for longer
Pizza box dustpan
AFTER you've eaten from it, obviously.
Coke can stationery organiser
Make a cheap iPhone speaker
A bowl or glass can make for a surprisingly good improv speaker system.
Who buys a colander?
Probably doesn't work as well with rice though.
A thrifty Christmas tree
Why let good heat go to waste?