Back-to-school season can mean a sea of backpacks and papers -- not to mention less time to get (and stay) organized. These simple tips and creative ideas will help you keep your kids' spaces, toys, artwork and more tidy all year long.
Decorating Editor Rebecca Robertson transformed a bookcase into a storage bench by turning the piece on its side, sewing a cushion cover, and mounting casters. Above it, hooks were hung at staggered heights, some low enough for her son Luca.
This idea is a great way to teach your kids where everything goes. Designate a low drawer for your children's plastic dishes. To remind them of what goes where, paint and label a silhouette of each dish.
To create a graphic, tidy arrangement of your child's artwork, paint pieces of 1 3/8-inch lattice in high-gloss paint and adhere them to a wall with glue and nails. Screw Bulldog clips to the lattice to hold aRead More »from Sick of Cleaning Up After Your Kids? Help Them Get Organized -- for Good!