One Minute Tip: How to Start Tackling Your Outdoor Tasks

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The main reason outdoor tasks don't get taken care of? We always notice them on our way to or from something else. Fay suggests: take five minutes today to write down what needs to be done.

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The main reason outdoor tasks don't get taken care of? We always notice them on our way to or from something else. Fay suggests: take five minutes today to write down what needs to be done.

Taking the first step — writing down the outdoor tasks you need to tackle — will allow you to come and go through your outdoor space without that added stress of "I have to remember to do that thing!" every time you see it in your yard. It only takes five minutes to get the ball rolling!

The Star: Fay Wolf is a singer-songwriter, actor and professional organizer. She's acted on shows like 2 Broke Girls and Bones, and her songs have been heard on shows like Grey's Anatomy and Pretty Little Liars. Fay's Los Angeles-based company New Order has been organizing lives since 2006, helping creative people deal with both inner and outer clutter. She coaches in-person, by phone, and in group workshops. Learn more via FayWolf.com and follow her on Twitter @faywolf!

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