Don’t you love it when you finally do something you’ve been meaning to do forever?
Here’s the story of what I finally did:
Meet my candy jars. (They’re actually probably my mom’s because I bet she reimbursed me.) I purchased them at one of the greatest stores ever, The Container Store. We used them to hold M&Ms at our wedding reception two years ago.
I’ve loaned them out for two other weddings. Sometime or another, one of them broke.
Then, during the Great Pantry Clean Out of 2010, I thought about putting our excessive amount of dry pasta in them.
And today, after my husband climbed up into the attic for Halloween decorations, I had him pull the ol’ jars down, too.
Here they are now, beginning their new life as pasta jars: