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Cleaning made Easy - get a routine

January was all about decluttering.  February is all about getting a cleaning routine and making it a habit.  Now I am not saying that this is going to be the same for everyone, it needs to work for you, so that you follow it and it becomes second nature.

This is a lesson I learned from Flylady.  BY creating a routine that I follow, daily, weekly, fortnightly, monthly and annually I am always pretty much on top of the cleaning and my house looks presentable most of the time.

To start I am going to make a note of all the jobs I carry out on a daily basis and would like you to do the same and also if they are morning, noon or night jobs.

Then I am going to move on to the weekly or bi-weekly jobs and monthly ones.

You might like to have a book for this.  I prefer a spreadsheet  which I can then print off and pop in a file.  Having this meant that when I was in hospital MadDad continued on doing the jobs that I did, maybe not everyday, but he did everything that was essential to keep the home ticking over.

I love this routine from  So today I want you to have a think about the jobs that you need to do on a daily basis to keep things ticking over


  1. I'm so intune with you at the minute! As you know January was about decluttering for me too and Feb is about getting the routines of cleaning down!

    I find that if I do a proper clean on a Monday (burn off the calories) and then do my Fly routines the rest of the week I'm a happy bunny... quick give me a clue what's March going to be?!

  2. Fancy coming to organise me Jen :-)

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