- Remove from your kitchen counters anything that you do not use on a daily basis.
- Organize your refrigerator and freezer by grouping like items together.
- Keep knives, peeler, vegetable brushes and cutting boards together in an island or a drawer near the sink.
Clear bathroom countertops by storing toiletries in a hanging organizer.
Create storage to stay organized. If you avoid putting away an item because you don't know where to put it, think about other similar items you might have and store them all together.
Invest in a dozen of your favorite, inexpensive pens and a small cutlery tray to avoid constantly searching for pens. Keep the tray, filled with pens, in a drawer near the phone.