Detail Friday – Getting Organized

Getting Organized
in Your Home and Homeschool  
 

 

Many of you will be shopping today and bringing home Christmas presents. Start today with decluttering. If you bring in a certain number of items that will stay in your house after Christmas, declutter at least that many items now. We are also working on our Master Bedroom, and the children should be working in their rooms. Today, let’s detail dust the bedrooms. While I dust my room, the boys dust in their rooms. We work together as much as possible. That makes keeping our home tidy a much easier task. You can also ask your children to declutter in their rooms since some of the presents you are buying for Christmas are for them.

Holiday Mission: Go shopping with your husband and have a date night. Mail your Christmas cards.



Home:

  • Make Your Bed (Do this as soon as you get up.)
  • Get Dressed Down to Your Shoes
  • Swish and Swipe
  • Start Your Laundry
  • Decide on Dinner
  • Check Your Calendar
  • Start the Day off with a Shiny Sink. Don’t leave the breakfast dishes sitting.

 

School:
  • Time for FUN FRIDAY!
 Afternoon Routine:
  • Eat Lunch
  • Clear off One Hot Spot
  • Reboot the Laundry
  • Declutter for 15 Minutes (Be sure to have your children declutter, too.)
  • Drink Your Water
Family Fun:

Play a game with your children today.
Before Bed: (This starts right after dinner.) 
  • Check the Calendar for Tomorrow
  • Lay out Your Clothes for Tomorrow (Have your children lay their clothes out, too.)
  • Put things at your launch pad
  • Shine Your Sink
  • Clean Off a Hot Spot
  • Go to Bed at Decent Hour

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About Tami

Tami Fox is a homeschool mom of 6, who in age from 26 to 11. She and her husband have homeschooled for 17 years and have graduated three of their children from their homeschool. They are currently homeschooling 3 boys who are in grades 11, 9, and 6. They use hands-on learning and unit studies to ignite the fire of learning in their children. Tami is a homeschool author and conference speaker. You can contact her by email at Tami@TamiFox.com. Buy her book, Giving Your Children Wings at http://www.tamifox.net/giving-your-children-wings/.

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