Tips No. 88. Two commandments of a clutter-free pantry.Do you have a system to keep snack packs easily accessible for your children? The solution is setting up a drawer in your pantry to corral snack packs and treats.a. You can add drawers at the bottom of your pantry. This idea provides quick access to snack foods. Your kids will love this idea. Store these items in the labeled drawer, so that children will always have easy access to them when they come back from school. But remember, be sure to buy healthy treats such as packs of nuts, whole grain cereal, granola bars. That drawer should be low enough for small hands to reach.b. Secondly, you can store your favorite snacks corralled in clear plastic containers so that your kids can see at a glance what is kept inside. This is a great solution for an afternoon pick-me-up. And you will have less mess, which means – less stress!
Tips No. 318. Organize outgrown kids’ clothes.After decluttering and organizing, you realize that you have a few boxes of outgrown kids’ clothes. What will you do with all of those old kids’ clothes? Is there anything better than see an organized wardrobe? Get this done today and you will be a happier in the evening. Ready, set, go!Here are a few ideas to help you get rid of outgrown kids’ clothesKeep it for your future child. If you are going to have more kids, you can keep old clothes that are in wearable condition. Don’ t save worn out or stained clothes. If you decide to keep clothes for your future child, there are a few tips to keep in mind.First and foremost, clean everything thoroughly. Never store your valuable clothes in the dry cleaning plastic bags.Loosely stack clothes into storage boxes or bags.Loosely pack shoes with clean tissue paper; it will help maintain their shape.Donate. If you are not going to have any more children, consider donating. Remember – you can donate only good clothes. Donate kids’ clothes that other people will love and want. Everything that is shabby, ripped or stained throw into a trash can!Let it go. There are items of sentimental value for you. You might save these things for your future grandchild. But, think of it – they too will have many clothes for sure! Therefore, it’s time to let go of past and make space for new memories.
Tips No. 347. Spend less time doing laundry – designated hampers.Do you have just one or two cheap hampers? And your family fill them and do not sort laundry? Consider adding designated hampers. For example, label them like this: "colors", "white", "denim". Ask family members to separate clothes and group them by colors. Ask them to empty their pockets, too.Then, try to hang your hampers and free up the floor space. Put this trick into practice and make your laundry day easier!