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DON'T PUT IT DOWN, PUT IT AWAY

This changed my LIFE.
Now - I don't just toss keys, papers,groceries or whatever. I COMPLETE a task. Even if it takes and extra 5 minutes to put everything away, i NEVER have to backtrack or pick things up later. You will have a clean, organized house, desk etc!

- Submitted by SUPER-MOM_ 7/12/2010 in Organization | 11 Comments
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DYVCAST 7/12/2010 2:34:00 PM

    MY work goal is: OHIO - Only Handle It Once
KID-AT-HEART 8/1/2010 1:44:00 AM

    This is worthy of going on the fridge!
SPARKFRAN514 4/21/2013 3:50:00 PM

    great tip we often forget. it reminds of another tip a friend shared OHIO yes i know its a state but look again it say Only Handle It Once
JRBASKIND 7/24/2010 2:36:00 AM

    This notion may also be expressed as "A place for everything, and everything in its place."

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ANDI_3K 7/21/2010 8:10:00 PM

    you sound like my mom. Only you word it more nicely
MOXIE22 7/21/2010 11:39:00 AM

    We are in the process of moving and unpacking and this tip is our mantra.
It really helps when you are desperate and have no time to search.
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CTGRANNY 7/21/2010 11:18:00 AM

    Great advice. Find a home for an item that is convenient and easy to use. For example, put a command hook where you usually toss your keys
DIEGOGAL 7/21/2010 10:43:00 AM

    Great time saving idea.
JANRICH22 7/16/2010 3:34:00 PM

    YEESSSSSS !!!!!! I believe in this, I do this, and I applaud this!!! Now, if only my husband and children would..... Maybe I'll make a poster emoticon
ASHLYNMOM 7/14/2010 12:31:00 PM

    I absolutely LOVE this!! - Since reading it yesterday, I keep repeating it to myself. Thank you, thank you, thank you!!
ILOVEMY2BIRDS 7/14/2010 8:34:00 AM

    My husband tells me this all the time. It is better to just put it away or complete a task in the long run but it seems quicker just to toss the keys somewhere... but then I think about how much time I waste when I forgot where I tossed them when I am trying to leave the house. I am going to keep trying to incorporate this into my routine... thanks.

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