Tuesday, January 24, 2012

Fun With Printables

I have found so many cute printables online for organizing, scheduling and even decorating. Back at Christmas time I found these cute printables via my fav, pinterest, and framed them as part of my Christmas decor...





Since Jude was born I have seen TONS of these for sale online and thought they were super cute...



Etsy.com



Etsy.com

People were charging 20-25 dollars for these things!! So I decided I would give it a whirl myself and this is what I came up with...






Not perfect, but hey, it was FREE


For my next projects, I enlisted the help of some free printables from IHeart Organizing, which is an awesome blog about duh organizing. She often posts printables that you can download for free or you can purchase custom ones from her Etsy shop. Here are some of the ones we have been using.


The Sweet Family Cleaning Checklist
This one was customized with our family's name and gives me a visual of what I need to get done on a daily, weekly, monthly, and quarterly basis...


I put it in a pretty frame and use a dry erase marker to check off tasks as I go...





Since Isabelle has started school, I nabbed a few of the free printables to help our morning and bedtime routine go smoothly...




 I framed them up and placed one on an easel for Isabelle to see and the other on the wall. After the morning routine is complete, I will switch them out so she can then see her bedtime routine. This makes her feel like a big girl and makes it easier on me too...






I have several more printable ideas in my future, including a weekly schedule and several for my home management binder..yay!

3 comments:

Andrea said...

Did you get that "Sweet Family cleaning checklist" off that organizing blog? I want one lol..

Beth said...

Girl you are on fire! I don't think I got anything done for a year after T was born. (I still need some of your productivity over here.) Everything is very cute and very organized. Thanks for sharing :-)

The Sweet Family said...

Andrea, I have used several of her free printables, but she also sells them on her Etsy website and that is where I go the personalized one.