New Homekeeping Rhythm

D A I L Y  T A S K S:

+load of dishes (load dishwasher throughout the day, run it after dinner and do handwashing/leave to soak if needed)

+tidy (put everything in it’s place)

+clean any messy floors and toilets (sweeping, spot cleaning, etc)

+one load of laundry (unless machine isn’t yet full, then skip a day)

+clear and wipe surfaces (counters and tables)

+make all beds

M O N D A Y:

*laundry day*

+daily tasks

+wash/dry/reset bed linens, throws/pillow covers

+wash/dry/put away towels

+wash/dry/reset pet linens/bed covers

+fold and put away any lingering clean laundry

T U E S D A Y:

*admin/errand day*

+daily tasks

+stock fridge and pantry

+handle paperwork

+plan meals for the next week

+run errands

W E D N E S D A Y:

*organization day*

+daily tasks

+take inventory of the fridge/freezer/pantry, purge anything outdated

+pick an area (drawer/box/basket) to sort and organize

+add an item to the donate box

+sort mail, file papers

T H U R S D A Y:

*outdoor/pet care day*

+daily tasks

+tend to plants (water indoor and outdoor), weed, fertilize, etc.

+tidy patio, outdoor toys, etc.

+bathe dogs, deep clean litter box

+handle any monthly tasks like clipping nails, flea prevention meds, etc.

F R I D A Y:

*deep clean day*

+daily tasks

+dust furniture, wipe mirrors and windows

+vacuum and mop

+clean sinks and showers/tub

+any monthly task like cleaning baseboards, scrubbing refrigerator, etc.

S A T U R D A Y:

+daily tasks

S U N D A Y: