August 24th, 2015 at 10:00 am

head back to school with ease


Back to school means back to homework, sports practice, music classes and crazy, hectic routines. As moms (and dads), we know that keeping everyone in order can be challenging, to say the least.

So, what can we do to help you ensure that the kids get their schoolwork done, your grocery shopping list doesn’t get ignored, and that you and the entire family stay sane?

You might have heard of a Family Command Center before, but maybe you never knew you needed one. A Family Command Center will help you get organized and make sure that the whole family is on track for another successful school year.

What are some components of a great Family Command Center?

Corkboard or white board:


Yearly calendar:

Personal flair:

File holders:


File cabinets:

Chore chart:

Counter space:

The new school year has arrived, but it’s never too late to get organized. Did we miss an important command center component? Share in the comments!

Do you need a little more inspiration? Check out Unoriginal Mom for some awesome real-life command centers!


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