As I have been paying attention to when and why we are late and learning to recognize patterns so that we can correct the issues, one thing I’ve noticed is that we were constantly searching for the same items. Where was the last place Lily read her Bible? Why can’t we find Grace’s church notebook? Where did we put Lily’s Girl Scout tunic? Who last saw our co-op homework?
One day I had an epiphany. I realized that if we always knew where these items were, we could easily save ten minutes every time we walked out the door. Thus the idea for the Grab-and-Go boxes was born.
Read more about our Grab-and-Go System in Day 19 of my new eBook.