Wondering how to create a cleaning schedule that works without setting yourself up for failure? It's a New Year's Resolution that many of us make. I'm here to tell you it is possible, and it's easier than you think. Before we get started, though, if you'd prefer to follow an established, day by day plan to creating your own, grab a copy of my book 30 Days to a Clean and Organized House. After … [Read more...]
Chores and Cleaning Routine Archive
These chores and cleaning routines will help you stay on top of housework while still having time to enjoy your life.
Now that school is back in session, I want to share my printable 30-day Fall Cleaning Schedule to help you start the school year off with a clean, organized home. Of course, there's still plenty of great summer weather going on, and nobody wants to miss out on that. Whether your work is raising kids or you work outside the home, we can all agree there are things more fun than cleaning the … [Read more...]
Use this pantry cleaning routine and printable checklist to get your pantry clean, organized and more efficient than ever before. You'll know what you have on hand, where it is, and what you need. Plus, you'll protect your food from pests and keep it from getting stale. Pantry Cleaning Routine (BONUS: there's a printable checklist at the end!) 1. Start tossing. Move the trash can … [Read more...]
Start a Virtuous Cycle to create a happier, more productive life. In economics, there's a theory known as the Vicious Cycle which refers to a negative event that triggers additional negative events which reinforce each other. Inflation is one example since it often leads to increased interest rates which undercut economic growth so unemployment grows and a recession occurs. On the other hand, … [Read more...]
This printable kitchen spring cleaning checklist can be used any time of year to give your kitchen extra attention. If you've been keeping up with a weekly kitchen cleaning, it's probably already in good shape. Here's how to get those nooks and crannies spotless, too. There is a free printable kitchen spring cleaning checklist at the bottom of this entry. First, though, let's go over what's … [Read more...]