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How To Make A Resealable Cardboard Box

How To Make A Resealable Cardboard Box

How To Make A Resealable Cardboard Box

My smart engineer husband always has interesting and smart ways to solve life’s annoying problems.  Here is the latest that I got him to record for us so that we can all benefit – How To Make A Resealable Cardboard Box.

He did this because when you have a box of stored items on a shelf, it is just annoying to have to fold in the corners all awkardly to keep the top of the box closed.  I personally just get annoyed by having to do this.  So with about 2 minutes of your time and some duct tape – you can solve this problem!

How To Make A Resealable Cardboard Box

No more awkward folding of box corners to keep them closed.  Now you can just have easy open and close tabs on your storage boxes that are reusable and so much easier to use!

Check out how to make a resealable cardboard box in the 1 minute video below:

 

Many have asked me if the tape stays sticky for awhile.  I mean these are for boxes that you want to use for long term storage, right?  You don’t want the tape to lose its stickiness after a few months.  My husband has tools stored in some boxed sealed like this that he has used for years.  It’s duct tape – it lasts forever.  :)

How To Make A Resealable Cardboard Box using duct tape - no more awkward folding of box corners to keep it closed!

One Way To Organize Kids Shoes

One Way To Organize Kids Shoes

    Girls.  Girls own too many shoes.  American women on average own 20 pairs! Kids probably have more because they wear them for such a short period of time before they grow out of them.  I have 2 daughters, a 5 year old, and a 19 month old.  I’ve lost count the number of… Continue Reading

Printable Emergency Preparedness Supply List – What To Stock Up On For a 3-Day Supply

Printable Emergency Preparedness Supply List – What To Stock Up On For a 3-Day Supply

With the east coast blizzard of 2016 all over the weather news, it has reminded me to think about what our family should have on hand in case of an emergency.  I live in Upstate NY, so we will miss the blizzard this time.  But that doesn’t mean we could be without power for a few… Continue Reading

Menu Plans for Aldi Shoppers – 7 Different Menu Plans to Choose From!

Menu Plans for Aldi Shoppers – 7 Different Menu Plans to Choose From!

Have you had a chance to check out my Make Ahead Freezer Meals – 20 Meals from Wegmans for less than $150??  I hope you all have shared it with friends and have found it as a great resource to save both time and money! If you enjoyed that, then I have more menu plans… Continue Reading

6 Tips on How Being Organized Will Save You Money – Video Tutorial

6 Tips on How Being Organized Will Save You Money – Video Tutorial

I invited Robin from Neatnestorganizing.com to come share with us some money saving tips. Watch this video to learn 6 great tips on how being organized will help us save money! Here is a quick summary of each of the 6 tips that are mentioned in the video, along with affiliate links to buy the helpful… Continue Reading

6 Pocket Bedside Storage Organizer for $7.01 + My Personal Before and After Pics!

6 Pocket Bedside Storage Organizer for $7.01 + My Personal Before and After Pics!

Bedside Storage Organizer Deal on Amazon!  6 Pocket Bedside Storage Mattress Book Remote Caddy for $7.01 – Normally $26.10! Equipped with 3 deep pockets and 3 mesh pockets to hold it all! With heavy weight 600 Denier Polyester it is plenty durable to be your bedside organizer Dimensions: 10″ h x 5″ w x 12.5″ d… Continue Reading

An Apple Peeler That Peels in 10 Seconds:  Your Drill!

An Apple Peeler That Peels in 10 Seconds: Your Drill!

  Maybe you have heard of this already – using your drill as the ultimate apple peeling tool!  I thought I had seen this somewhere online awhile back.  But I was shocked yesterday when I walked into my kitchen to see my engineer husband, peeling apples for apple sauce, using his drill!!!  (he has never… Continue Reading

10 Ways to Contain The Mess When Using Glitter with Kids

10 Ways to Contain The Mess When Using Glitter with Kids

With summer vacation right around the corner – I thought it was good to re-post these great tips as we “embrace the mess” with our kiddos this summer!   If anyone is familiar with the MOPS organization (Mothers of Pre-schoolers), then you will know that last year’s theme was to Embrace the Mess. I am… Continue Reading

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