Spring Cleaning. The two dreaded words that make everyone want to run the other way. Stop. It doesn’t have to be a scary time. In fact, spring cleaning can be a great way to stop the madness and get organized. The hardest part is getting started. Once you’ve started you’ll find that not only does it get easier, but once you’ve done the initial organizing it will only take 10-15 minutes per day to keep it organized.
Here are some of my favourite tips on how to get started:
Formulate a Plan and Set Reasonable Goals
Decide which areas of your home need to be cleaned and allocate time to get it done. Allow time for distractions, so you won’t get discouraged if the job doesn’t get finished as quickly as you hoped. Make sure your intentions are reasonable plan of attack that has at least a 98% chance of being accomplished! [Read more…]