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Get Organised for School: Printable School Bag Packing List

Printable school bag packing list. Get organised for back to school.

Tired of getting to school to realise your childforgot their reading book, library bag or homework folder again? Sick of nagging them to pack their school bag and having to remind them of which day it is and what they need to pack? Then this printable school bag packing list might just be the answer … [Read more...]

10 Super Cool Ways to Store Your Child’s Toy Collections

10 super cool storage ideas for your toy collections

Does your child have a favourite toy collection? Have you ever thought of making a feature that works as a great visual display and as a storage solution? I love these great super cool ideas for storing and displaying toy collections! Thomas and Friends Display Shelf (top left) via Green … [Read more...]

Getting Kids Organised: DIY Homework Caddy

DIY Homework Caddy for kids

This is Immy's first year of primary (elementary) school and therefore her first year of regular homework, and I must admit it has taken us a few weeks to find our stride when it comes to getting organised and getting it done each weeknight. We first had to find the best time of day for Immy to … [Read more...]

Lego Storage & Organisation Ideas

How to organize legos via Childhood 101

Immy recently asked to move our Lego collection into her bedroom as a way to help protect her creations from toddler-sized fingers. I knew we would have to find a simple-to-maintain system for playing with, organising and storing the Lego if I wanted to prevent it from taking over the whole room and … [Read more...]

Organising Kids: Sorting and Storing Baby & Kids Clothes

Sorting and storing kids clothes

Since Immy was a baby wearing those adorable teeny, tiny onesies that she was too big for way too soon, I have used this  system for storing the clothes she grows out of in the hope that one day she would have a sibling to hand them down to. Its a simple system, certainly not rocket science but … [Read more...]

Organising Kids Stuff: Tips for Storing Artwork

Organising kids stuff_childrens artwork

When I recently shared on Facebook and Instagram that I was storing Immy's artwork from last year I received a number of questions about what I keep and how I recommend storing kid's artwork. With my first book, Time to Create, due for release in just a few months (you can see it available here on … [Read more...]

Clearing the Kids Clutter: Printable Toy Tub Labels

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When we started our pre-holiday sort and declutter of the toys, Immy and I decided it was time for some new labels for the tubs in the toy room. I am a big fan of organizing kids toys into individual baskets or tubs of like items rather than putting everything in one big toy box as a process to help … [Read more...]

The Best of Our Play Space: Inspiring Small Play Spaces

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Our final 'Best Of' post shines the spotlight on four great, small spaces. Who wouldn't want to play in any of the spaces featured here! Who would believe that this gorgeous play space for 3 small children is in a 600 sq ft Manhattan apartment? Kiasa of Living Life and Loving It shared her … [Read more...]