For today’s #shareitsaturday, I have 2 quick dollar store hacks to make your life easier!
#1 – Use a mess bag/hamper for all of your sand toys at the beach:
This helps leave the sand at the beach (and not back at home) and also allows the toys to dry out easily. It’s cheap too – so you can buy several if needed to split toys up to fit better in your car or truck for travel. I like to split up sand toys and pool toys to make it easier.
They have a huge selection of these bags and hampers at the Dollar Tree.
I also like to keep these on hand in our suitcases to easily hold our dirty laundry while on vacation. They can fold right up in your suitcase, pop open for use at the hotel, then you can dump all the clothes back in your suitcase to head back home. Added plus – they don’t weigh much if you’re flying and have a checked bag weight limit!
#2 – Use these handy baskets in the car to hold kids meals/snacks and make less of a mess!
You can also use them for toys/crayons/etc while traveling in the car. I picked up a bucket for each kid to keep in the car and use when needed.
Kylie and Brock had fun helping me shop 🙂
Today’s giveaway includes one mesh utility bag, one folding hamper and 1 organizing basket.
Simply comment below and tell us one thing on your must have items list from the dollar store.
1 winner will be selected to win all 3 items.
All entries should be made by 11:59pm on the day of this post – Saturday, Oct. 10.
A winner will be selected and announced in tomorrow’s post (and also contacted via email).
There’s no limit to how many items you can win this month – if you like the giveaway, enter via the comments! Simple and easy 🙂
The winner of yesterday’s Glow Stick Prize Pack giveaway is:
Natalie! Congratulations – you’ll be receiving an email with all of the details for your prize.
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