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A box for each kid K-12 ... I had a professional organizer at my house (what a treat!) and she suggested this system for pictures and papers, etc. 1st year, 1-2, 2-3, 3-4, pre-K, K, 1st grade - 12th. So simple, but so brillant.

Isopropyl Alcohol = bug spray. In fact, it's the only thing we've found that kills stink bugs without them spraying. We've also sprayed wasps in the air and they were dead when they hit the ground. You'll need: spray bottle, rubbing alcohol, liquid detergent, water. Fill the spray bottle with 85% water, add a dash soft soap, fill the remaining 15% with rubbing alcohol. Then Mix and then spray.

camping tips and ideas | DIY: Soap Pouch. Great for camping! Doing this for my kids baths

How to pack a backpack -Heavy items nearest to your back -Lighter items outside -Sleeping bag on the bottom -Rain jacket/map/snacks on top pouch -Clothes/sleeping pad in middle -Food/cooking equipment on top -Camera/knife belt pocket Can anyone guess what the map is of on the top?

Plant a Mosquito Control container so you can sit and unwind in the evenings without dousing in DEET.

This is the holy grail of stain removal! 200+ STAIN FIXES from University of Illinois Extension. Pin now for future stain emergencies!

Fill a jar with summer boredom busters (PRINTABLE INCLUDED ON THIS POST). Some of the activities are fun, some of them are not, so before your kids decide to have you entertain them, they really need to decide if its worth it or not! They might get

I did it and I asked who is the drummer for All Time Low and they said Rain Dawson AHHHHH then I called again and asked whos the drummer for 5SOS and the guy said " oh I don't even have to look this up it's Ashton Irwin my daughter loves them but Michael's her favorite>>>> Repining for that comment!

Stepables: Cool ideas for plants and ground cover for your Paths and Walkways!

Mosquito repelling "Creeping Thyme"