I'm on the brink of having three children in school all day. I know you mothers will nod in agreement when I say school age children bring home a lot of papers. There are coloring and letter writing pages in Kindergarten. Then, it's counting papers. Spelling tests. Math quizzes. Projects. Etcetera, etcetera, etcetera. It can be overwhelming, no? YES.
I've always been fairly good at weeding out the junk but somewhere along the way I neglected to figure out a nice organizing system for all our kids papers. This is the result:
We're going to call this image the "before" ok?
I've recently finished organizing my craft room (yay! pictures coming soon!) and the next item on my summer to do list is to get a handle on all this stuff. I came across this image on Pinterest the other day which lead me to this post on I Heart Organizing. I'm feeling inspired but am wondering if you have any tips, tricks or words of wisdom? You dears always have great ideas and I'd love to hear them. Are there resources I should know about? Websites or blogs that may have some good ideas? A particular product that has helped?
Tell me what you know about organizing children's memorabilia.
This is the second post in the Share What You Know series. You can read all of the amazing tips on baking pie crusts from the first Share What You Know post right here.