* Fresher from the freezer. Place a piece of wax paper directly over the surface of your ice cream before closing the lid to prevent ice crystals from forming.
* Fix a jacket. Stuck zipper? Rub wax paper over the teeth to make it glide smoothly again.
* Make a pretty picture. Because it’s transparent, wax paper makes great tracing paper for small sewing projects and kids’ crafts. Just lay it over the pattern you want to copy and trace over the lines with a pencil.