Raise your hand if you have ever tripped over a puzzle piece and are dying for some puzzle storage tips?
How about jamming all the pieces into a draw in an attempt to tidy up?
Given them to Goodwill just because you could not take the disarray?
Well, my hand is certainly up for all three.
Good news! I have a simple, and effective tactic that will rock your organization world. No more tripping over puzzles. – Rejoice!
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Now, I know storing puzzles can be a MESSY!
Am I right?
I have the best mom hack for puzzle storage.
Have Your Puzzles Go From This:
Organize Puzzles In Just 4 easy steps.
Take pictures of your puzzles.
Tape the puzzle pictures to the containers. Here, I used Baby’s Only Formula cans.
Find a nook to store everything.
With this organizing hack, not only is your preschooler using puzzles, but they are also practicing concepts such as matching and sorting.
When your preschooler is ready to play with the puzzle, they must ask themselves which one is the correct container based on the puzzle image.
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