by Emily B.
from Virtuous Daughters, January 2010~Volume 9, Number 10
The benefits of organizing are many! Not only will you enjoy the satisfaction of having a neat, clean home, but you will also be able to find what you are looking for, when you want it! When the house is organized, cleaning is less of a chore, and in the long run, organizing your house will also save you time and money. To start with, it is important to have a place for everything. When you’re done using something, put it back where it belongs, right away! At the end of the day, or several times a day, go through the house and pick up whatever little things are cluttering the floors and tables, picking up and putting them away as you go. This will only take a few moments, but it goes a long way towards keeping your home looking neat! Here are a few ideas for organizing which perhaps you’ll find helpful:
Organizing is one way in which we can practice Proverbs 31:27, which says, “She looketh well to the ways of her household, and eateth not the bread of idleness.” By helping to keep our homes “decently and in order,” we’ll be learning necessary skills and enjoyable ways of making the home a pleasant place to be!
The Article Library
This "Library" contains articles that were published in previous issues of Virtuous Daughters. It will keep growing as we continue to upload articles from the 20 years of printing. We pray they are an encouragement to you!