In my home, a centralized grocery/to-buy list is a real sanity saver. Having one specific place to add must-have home staples like paper towels, flour, and cable ties keeps everyone in my household on the same page, and prevents repeat trips to the the grocery or hardware store, which ultimately saves time and energy.


But, lists are only effective when they’re easy to use and easy to find, and that’s where this simple, useful DIY wooden shopping list pad tutorial from Manda at The Merrythought comes in. Its clean, utilitarian design and ability to be mounted on a wall or stored horizontally on a desktop or counter makes it the perfect modern, minimalist solution for your family’s list-making needs!