If you're a busy mum or you don't have enough time for everything, there is always something else to do. Ironing, cooking, washing and cleaning, the list is never ending. Not to mention all of the stuff that are involved with caring for children, maybe a partner or husband, and a household that never sleeps. And often you are either running your own business or going out to work too.
What Could You do With an Extra 10 Hours а Week
Maybe you could spend it with your family and friends. Imagine taking the kids to the park or the movies without having to rush or mentally make a list of the thousands of chores you need to do. Just playing cricket or basketball, or even jumping on the trampoline in the garden. Not having to cut your free time short constantly to get your chores done. Sounds like a dream.
Or you could go out to lunch or dinner with your colleague. Not having to worry about all the housework that is piling up at home and waiting for you.
Perhaps you have always longed to pursue a sport that you really can’t fit into your busy life. Would an extra ten hours a week help you start learning how to paint, or spend time at the gym.
Here are 5 simple steps to your routines can create these additional hours and give you the free time to follow your dreams.
Create Cleaning Tasks List
Cluster your stuff to do together into blocks. The list can include tasks along the lines of housekeeping cleaning. Also, use the same principle with admin tasks like bill paying and emails. This will save you at least 15 minutes a day. But if I don't have any time to follow the method and clean my home by myself. I usually go with hiring a cleaning specialists. I'm a creature of habit so always I use the services of only one company in Melbourne that meets all my needs.
Make a Menu Planner
Create a menu planner and shop once a week with your created list. Save 30 minutes three times a week thinking of what to cook.
Prepare Your Cooking List
Write your cooking list the night before. This way will save you 15 minutes each day and you will not be wondering what you will do first.
Prepare three dinners on the weekend. You can cook double batches. This will save you 30 minutes three times a week.
Use Social Media only twice a day in 15 minute blocks. This tip will save you at least 30 min. a day if you are used to constantly checking your news feed during the day.
So, there it is. Ten hours a week saved.
Ten hours you can use however you wish. So try these tricks out for yourself and be creative. You can have these precious hours each week, so enjoy them.