The holidays have passed, the kids are back to school, and now you’re stepping on books and toys from both events. Instead of letting the mess slow you down, take some time to organize your kids’ stuff so it’s mostly out of the way. With the simple steps in this Teach Mama blog post, it actually can be done.
The first task is to designate a space for toys and play. Second, and perhaps equally important, is to get the kids involved with age-appropriate clean-up activities.
Otherwise, it is recommended that you start by organizing categories at a time and keeping similar items together. This is a prime example of how you can invest a little time in the beginning and reap the rewards of managed chaos and clear floors down the road.
Read the full article here: Organizing play spaces: 4 steps to awesome and tips every parent needs