What would make it perfect is a trap door or sliding bottom for easy emptying- An awesome DIY bottle opener, perfect for outdoor parties. It even collects the bottle caps. Ideal Father's Day gift or project to make with Dad.
"Clean your kids toys in the dishwasher with vinegar! Use 1 - 2 c. (And recipe for spray to clean wooden toys and others that can't go in the dishwasher.) Via Lilac City Momma" great tip for the classroom toys