In your ageless life and business, a major goal is to have more time. Here are 9 hacks at home that will give you more free time. The last thing you want after work is to look around your house and see a ton of things that needs to be done.
The last thing you want after work is to look around your house and see a ton of things that needs to be done, right?
Now you can hack your meals, cleaning, laundry, basically everything in your home.
These 9 hacks will make your life so much easier, and you can start using them today.
9 Hacks at Home for More Free Time
Hack #1: Bulk Cooking
Pick a day and cook multiple meals. Freeze them in portion size containers. Make a big pot of soup. Do a pot of beans or lentils and use them in more than one recipe. Prepare individual overnight oats for your breakfasts. Make several individual chia puddings for desserts with various fruit toppings.
Hack #2: Household Chores
Make a weekly list. Do 1 chore daily. Take 1 hour on the weekend for the rest. Quick, easy, done.
Hack #3: Clean Out the Closet
When it’s time to put away your laundry, take a look at the clothes you haven’t worn in the last 3 months and donate them. Statistics show that if you haven’t worn it in 3 months, you’re not likely to wear it again. Give it to someone who needs it more.
Hack #4: Make It a Game
Set a time limit to complete a chore and make it fun. Challenge yourself. If there are other family members, get everyone in on it and you’ll be done in no time. You’d be surprised what you can get done in your kitchen in just 1 minute. Seriously, set the timer and see for yourself.
Hack #5: Get Rid of Clutter
Got clutter? Pick up one bag full of stuff laying around the house every day. Then put it away or throw it away. You can also put up a couple shelves or baskets in the locations that seem to be where a lot of things get dumped.
Hack #6: Stock Up On Your Favorites
Make sure you always have ingredients for your favorite meals on hand. You know what happens when you get hungry and you look in the refrigerator and there’s nothing to eat. So stock up on the pantry items and produce you need to make your favorite meals, That way you’ll never go hungry, or eat junk.
Hack #7: Clean up the kitchen before bed
Come on, it only takes 10 minutes! There’s nothing worse than waking up to a sink or kitchen full of dishes. Unless it’s going to work and still not cleaning it up. So just do it.
Hack #8: Inbox It
Just like in the office, all papers go to the inbox. There is an inbox for each member of the family, even the kids. Nothing gets lost.
Hack #9: Go To Meals
Meals you make over and over are the quickest and easiest to do every week. You know the recipes by heart. You’ve made it enough times, you’ve got the process down. It cuts down on planning time when you know you’re going to make 2 or 3 of your go-to meals this week. And by using hack #6, you always have the ingredients on hand.
Now that you have more free time, don’t stop here. Think of your own hacks. The faster you get things done home, the more free time you have to play!