Cubbies. When you think about how many things you lug to and from work, school and extracurricular activities, it only makes sense to have a place to drop everything when you get home for the evening. Bag, shoes, hat, umbrella, water bottle — the list goes on.
And if there are sports involved, you're probably well aware of the difficulties behind keeping everything together. Improve organization by giving everybody his own cubby.
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