One way to get motivation to organize the house is to prepare for the unexpected house guest (even if they never show up). Look around your house and ask yourself “would I be embarrassed if suddenly came over and saw this?” Usually the answer is yes, which should motivate you to pick stuff up.

Only Keep Your House As Organized As You'd Like The Unexpected House Guest To See It.

Only Keep Your House As Organized As You’d Like The Unexpected House Guest To See It.

About Alejandra

About Alejandra

Since 2008, organizing expert & certified life coach, Alejandra Costello has taught thousands of students in 132 countries how to get organized through her video-based training programs. Her YouTube videos have been viewed 100+ million times. Named 1 of the 5 most organized people in America by HGTV and “The Decluttering Queen” by Good Morning America, Alejandra’s expertise has been featured in The New York Times,, The Washington Post, The Wall Street Journal, Good Housekeeping, Family Circle, Woman’s Day, Parents Magazine, and CBS. 


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