Today’s task in the 30-Day House Cleaning Challenge from Money Saving Mom was to surface clean bedrooms. Since we have a 2-bedroom house and one room is our office, I only had the master bedroom to tackle. While I was on Spring Break last week, I did a thorough cleaning of our bedroom. This meant that today’s task was pretty easy.
Before 20 Minutes of Cleaning:
The main task today was to put away the 2 baskets of laundry and run a duster over the dressers, nightstands, and headboard. In addition, I also dusted the baseboards and cleaned the mirror above my dresser.
After 20 Minutes of Cleaning:
As a result of participating in this 30-Day Cleaning Challenge, I am finding that it is more calm in our house without the clutter and waiting until the weekend to do a “big clean.” I am making a conscious effort to tackle a chore – like doing the dishes and cleaning up the kitchen – immediately, instead of delaying it like I had been doing. By keeping the house cleaner and organized, I am more relaxed and not haunted by the constant feeling of “I need to do …”