7 Day Countdown to the Holidays

Here are step by step tips for the one week countdown prior to Christmas (or any other major holiday)!

7 days out – gather and wash holiday plates, bowls, platters for the big feast

6 days out – make room in the fridge for holiday dishes

5 days out – wash sheets, towels and face cloths where guests will be staying and stack in their room

4 days out – vacuum and dust upstairs

3 days out – clean all bathrooms – the master last

2 days out – vacuum and dust downstairs (clean kitchen thoroughly)

1 day out – empty trash…..do a last minute de-cluttering trip through the house with a black garbage bag
(Hide clutter bag until all guests have left the building)