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Oil Drip Pan Chalkboards! Spray prime the drip pans with gray primer, and then use latex chalkboard paint. Tape a border around the edge of the drip pan so it will create a 'frame' of sorts. Hang the boards/pans using 3M Command Strips (4 medium sized ones did the trick).

so cool - thin sheet of metal on a wall to make a massive board for magnetic letters and numbers

All the stuffed animals my kids collect drive me CRAZY...but this is such a cute idea for keeping them ALL in one place!

I wish my mom did this for me. File folders for K-12 to hold memorable school items and showcase that years school photo.

1 tbsp cornstarch, 4-6 pumps baby shampoo, 2-3 drops food coloring, 1-2 tsp water = voila! bathtub paint.

I love the idea of a library corner - comfy pillows are a must. I like how you can see all of the books, but I'm thinking this might become an issue space-wise if you have a lot of books.

Cinnamon in the Sandbox - It keeps the bugs away!"" I knew cinnamon repelled ants... but I never thought of this! Brilliant!""

from Listotic

50 Brilliant, Easy & Cheap Storage Ideas (lots of tips and tricks)

50 Genius Storage Ideas (all very cheap and easy!) Great for organizing and small houses.

Make your little boy a latches board. Takes just imagination, a drill, and a trip to the hardware store. Itll keep him busy for hours.

from Apartment Therapy

A DIY Magnetic Activity Board — Mollie D

elements of a busy board (hooks and latches) combined with a large metal sheet for playing with magnets. Most of the magnets are wood puzzle pieces that Mollie attached magnets to. --Pinned by WhatnotGems.Etsy.com

"Safety spot" while you get the baby and stroller unloaded. Probably the most genius thing ever and will save me some freak out moments. LOVE THIS!