A super-organized mom has shared her genius way of keeping up with the household – putting Post-it Notes on the things she needs to clean.
Emma Roberts, 34, from Birmingham, took to TikTok to share a simple trick that will make working your way through tasks a lot more satisfying.
The PR manager, who passes by The Organized Mum and has garnered more than 89,000 likes on her helpful videos, shared her hack by adding post-it notes to “ motivate ” people to clean, saying it works much better than a long time to clean. -do list.
Social media users flocked to the comments to praise her smart tip, but a few joked that they would get fed up and end up throwing out just the scraps of paper.
Emma Roberts, 34, from Birmingham, took to TikTok to share a simple trick that makes it easy to check off items from the to-do list
A super organized mom has shared her genius way of keeping up with housekeeping – putting Post-it Notes on the things she needs to clean
In the video, Emma explained her reason behind pasting scraps of paper around the house.
She said, “I wanted to share with you a hack to help keep you motivated cleaning.
“Instead of a to-do list, write tasks on Post-it notes and tape them to the places that need to be cleaned / organized.”
Emma turned the camera around her kitchen, which had bright pink Post-it notes glued in places where she needed to draw her attention.
She joked that her house would then be “covered” with scraps of paper, but that it would be worth it to finish a task and take them off.
Some of her duties included ’emptying the dishwasher’ and ‘cleaning the microwave’ and she added the paper to the appliances.
“Refilling tea bags” was also on Emma’s chores list, filming herself refilling the can and removing the note.
She joked that her house would then be ‘covered’ with scraps of paper, but that it would be worth it to finish a task and take them off.
Emma added: ‘If you’ve done what you were supposed to do, delete the Post-it, it’s so satisfying I promise you’.
The tip impressed many people when one wrote: ‘I have to try this now’ and another joked: ‘BRB orders post-its’.
Emma spins the camera around her kitchen with bright pink post-it notes in places where she needs to draw her attention
The tip impressed a lot of people when someone wrote: ‘I have to try this now’ and another joked: ‘BRB orders his mail’
Some joked that the method wasn’t for them, as someone said, “The problem is, I have no motivation to write on the post let alone clean it.”
Emma shared more clever hacks on her TikTok page, including a handy way to make sure you never forget facial covers.
She shared a clip of her using metal adhesive hooks, which she placed in the sun visor of her car.
She kept them out of the way and in a convenient place, hung her disposable masks on the hooks and closed the visor to keep them in one place.
Emma also shares tips for keeping the spaces in her home tidy and shows how to organize conveniently.
The PR manager, passing by The Organized Mum, shared her labeling hack to ‘motivate’ people to clean
Social media users flocked to the comments to praise her smart tip, but a few joked that they would end up throwing out the scraps of paper
In a video from her washroom, she revealed that she is decanting her washing machine capsules and washing cleaner in bottles and jars to free up space.
In her kitchen, she uses a small set of drawers under the sink in which she neatly stores her washcloths and trash bags.
But her organization doesn’t just stop with cleaning up her house, she even borrows her skills to organize birthday cards.
Emma keeps them in a handy folder with separate sections for each month, as well as a checklist on the front to make sure she never forgets an occasion.