The shoe rack. If you don’t have one, and you have more than four children, you’ll wonder how you ever lived without it!

Shoes off at the door. On the rack. No more lost shoes…

My old rack broke several months ago. We’ve been limping (hah, nice pun!) along since then, without it.

Until today. An expandable shoe rack, sitting by the back door.

Life is good. Perhaps one day I’ll be able to “upgrade” to this: