Love this idea! Toys that are not picked up go in the ransom box and they have to pick a chore to complete to earn it back! A great lesson in personal responsibility.

Toy ransom box to help motivate kids to pick up after themselves {on Stain Removal 101}

After the kiddos are done their regular chores they can pick a work for hire job to get money. GREAT IDEA!

Pick a punishment from the jar.

Create a Restaurant Kit with all the essentials you need to eliminate the stress of dining out with kids. Keep it in the car, and you'll always be prepared! You'll find a full list of contents for babies and toddlers, as well as suggested contents for older kids.

Kids Chores

Make memory boxes for each kid. | 52 Meticulous Organizing Tips For The OCD Person In You

35+ ideas for random acts of kindness to do with your children.

The Uh Oh Bucket - You left it out MOM picked it up She's got your stuff you're out of LUCK to get it back must do a CHORE again it is yours just like before - Genius!!!!!

Chore Chart http://www.bostonparentspaper.com/

Make your children a working member of the success of the family by giving them age-appropriate chores for kids such as these.

21 creative consequences . . . freaking BRILLIANT.

Holding Toys for Ransom: Kids must do chores to get them back. --You left it out, mom picked it up, she's got your stuff, you're out of luck, to get it back, must do a chore, again it is yours, just like before

Age Appropriate Chores for kids with free printable chore charts.

Chores without Bribery -teaching & encouraging children to help with household tasks, plus ideas for appropriate jobs at different ages.

Cool idea for "to do " list... I know this appears to be for children's chores, but I think it would help me remember stuff too...

The Gilded Pear: Chore Charts & Allowance-FREE printable chore charts

Website where you take a picture of your child sleeping, upload it, and pick a Tooth Fairy to stick in your picture. Proof that the Tooth Fairy was at your house! The site also has Santa and the Easter Bunny!

Ice Cream kids toy. Fun!

My first go at a Pinterest idea (with a few minor things to make it work better for me). Chores and de~clutter!