7 Creative Ways to Use Custom Post-it® Notes at Home & Boost Creativity by 30Seconds Mom

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7 Creative Ways to Use Custom Post-it® Notes at Home & Boost Creativity

Post-it® Notes are a staple in most homes, offices and schools. Post-it® Notes are perfect for jotting down quick notes, reminders or to-do lists. But have you ever thought about the other creative ways you can use these handy little sticky notes? Especially when you have custom post it notes, the possibilities are endless.


Here are seven creative ways to use custom Post-it® Notes at home:

1. Meal Planning

Meal planning can be daunting, but sticky notes make it fun and easy. Write down your weekly meals on different notes and stick them on your fridge. This way, everyone in the family knows what's for dinner.

  • Plan your meals for the week.
  • Write each meal on a separate note.
  • Stick them on your fridge for easy reference.

2. Learning Activities for Kids

Sticky notes can be a great tool for learning activities for kids. You can use them for spelling games, math problems or even a fun scavenger hunt.

  • Write words or math problems on the notes.
  • Stick them around the house for your kids to find and solve.
  • Reward them for each correct answer.

3. Home Organization

Use sticky notes to label and organize items around your home. They're perfect for labeling storage boxes, pantry items, cables and cords.

  • Write the contents of a box or the name of a cable on a note.
  • Stick the note on the item for easy identification.
  • Change the notes as needed when you switch things around.

4. Motivational Quotes

Brighten up your day with motivational quotes on sticky notes. Stick them on your mirror, computer or anywhere you need a little pick-me-up.

  • Write your favorite quotes or daily affirmations on the notes.
  • Stick them where you'll see them throughout the day.
  • Change them regularly to keep the motivation fresh.

5. Family Communication

Leave sweet notes or important reminders for your family members using sticky notes. It's a fun and easy way to communicate and show you care.

  • Write a note to your spouse or kids.
  • Stick it on their lunch box, bedroom door or anywhere they see it.
  • Enjoy the smiles when they find your note.


Never lose your place in a book again with sticky notes. They make perfect bookmarks you can easily move or remove without damaging your book.

  • Write a note about your thoughts or questions on a particular page.
  • Stick it on the page as a bookmark.
  • Refer to your notes when discussing the book or writing a review.

7. Event Planning

Planning an event can be stressful, but sticky notes can help. Use them to jot down ideas, create a timeline or organize your to-do list.

  • Write down tasks, ideas or important dates on the notes.
  • Stick them on a wall or board to visualize your plan.
  • Move them around as needed as your plan evolves.

These are just a few creative ways to use sticky notes at home. They're not just for reminders or to-do lists. With a little creativity, these versatile notes can help you organize your life, make learning fun for your kids and even brighten up your day. So, the next time you see a stack of custom post it notes, remember these tips and get creative. Happy sticking! And if you're curious about the different types of sticky notes available, check out this guide to discover the perfect type for your needs.

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Donna John
I love Post-it notes! Use them all the time. Love these creative ideas, especially the bookmark one. I lose bookmarks all the time, and refuse to dog-ear a book.
Elisa Schmitz
Post-it Notes are my absolute favorite bookmarks, and I do use them all over the house for other things like inspirational quotes and reminders. Great idea to get some custom made, too! Such a fun article, thanks.
So many creative ideas here.

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