Set up a Go Zone for kids (as published on Kidspot)

Go Zone
Photo courtesy of Nikky Connell

Go Zones are go!

Ready, set go! The Go Zone is like a set of starting blocks for your household, containing all the essentials for a smooth exit. Car keys – check! Sunscreen – check! Schoolbags – check!

It’s a great idea for streamlining departures and minimising last-minute dashes inside to find forgotten items. The setup also provides an area for everyone in the family to store their daily items.

Full Go Zone article here.

There are some further tips to encourage kids to stay tidy here.

You can also help children declutter.

For another amazing kid hack, have you heard of colour-coding the kids?

Share on facebook
Share on twitter
Share on linkedin
Share on email

My to-don’t list

Making to-do lists is so very 2018. To-don’t lists are much more fun. And productive. Declutter your responsibilities to clarify what’s important. And the great

Read More »

Simplify Your Life

It was once predicted that (we) future humans would have a lot of spare time. Microwaves, cars, washing machines and technology were all supposed to

Read More »

Consumerism and clutter

Being human is difficult. We have big complicated brains. Confucious said that “Life is really simple, but we insist on making it complicated.” (551 BCE)

Read More »

Am I a Hoarder?

The term ‘hoarding’ can be used pretty loosely. Clients often ask me “am I a hoarder?” and are relieved when I say no. On the

Read More »

are you a Hot Mess?
take the quiz