The struggle to keep your car clean and neat is real. Whether you’re taking the little ones to school, going on field trips or going to grandma’s for Thanksgiving, your gang spends a lot of time on the go. Take a look at some our favorite hacks for keeping everything from snacks and toys to books and other necessities expertly organized.

A Good Mold

Cup holders have a very specific purpose, but what if you could use them for something else? Penelope Loves Lists has come up with a revolutionary hack that will change the way you use this tiny part of your car. By placing tart molds in the holders, you can use them to hold petite necessities like chap stick, coins, keys, your phone and so much more.

photo: Penelope Loves Lists

What’s your favorite car storage hack? Share your secret in a comment below!

— Natasha Davis

featured photo: Deb via flickr