Put everything on your calendariStock/LuckyBusiness
Even errands, exercise, cleaning the house should go on it. Then make sure you prioritize the things that are important to you. If it’s not on your schedule, it’s not on your life.
My biggest secret?iStock/LifesizeImages
Don’t procrastinate. If you postpone things that take a few minutes, it adds up and suddenly you’re looking at several hours to clear your clutter. Always open your mail right away, do dishes right after you use them, and put things away as soon as you’re done with them. Don’t miss these other 50 organizing tricks you’ll wish you knew sooner.
If you have lots piles of papers you’re always looking through…iStock/fatesun
… that’s a big time waster. Here’s what I suggest: every time you look at a piece of paper, put a red dot on it. If you’re ending up with 10 or 20 dots on one piece of paper, you need a new system to deal with your paperwork. Learn the decluttering secrets of a “tiny house” owner.