Gather up your bookmarks and pop them in a pretty cup

Switch email alert settings to check less frequently

Send a quick email to connect with an associate

Unsubscribe from unnecessary e-newsletters

Ditch any lipsticks that don’t suit any more

Synchronise calendars with your family

Set your favourite TV shows to record

Sort through the underwear drawer

Clear out your briefcase/handbag

Check your bank account online

Check use-by dates on spices

Check the junk email folder

Teach someone a system

Plan this week’s meals

Pay the bills online

Plan a trip route

Plan tomorrow

Shred papers

Write a list

Cull files

Filing

5 Comments
  1. Emma 11 years ago

    lol completely independently of your blog I had the sudden urge to reorganise my spice rack on the weekend – culling old spices, buying new ones, and transferring all spices to uniform little plastic boxes on which I can write labels (those pre-printed labels presume to know what I will have in my spice cupboard!) – lovely, calming spice rack now

  2. Emma 11 years ago

    oh, and it didn’t take 5 minutes, but that’s because I completely redid the whole thing and had to do some shopping

  3. Janet Barclay 10 years ago

    What a great list! Just think how many time we waste because we don’t think we have enough time to do anything…

  4. […] When it all gets too much! and Angela Esnouf, our first contributor from Australia, who brings us 21 Ways to Get Organised in Just 5 Minutes. Angela hopes you’ll enjoy not only the content of her post, but also the fun layout, and […]

  5. […] talked about how to find time to get organised in No Time to Declutter?, 21 Ways to Get Organised in Just 5 Minutes and 5 Organising Tasks in 5 Minutes […]

Leave a reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

*

©2019 Creating Order from Chaos
Site by Off the Page

CONTACT US

We're not around right now. But you can send us an email and we'll get back to you, asap.

Sending

Log in with your credentials

or    

Forgot your details?

Create Account