January Checklist: Take down holiday decorations. Organize + label accordingly
Put your Christmas tree curbside in time for pickup
Vacuum the house + mop the floors
Exchange holiday returns (bring receipts!)
Write + send thank you notes for holiday gifts
Find a home for all new gifts
Sort through 2012 magazines +recycle
Discard expired medications + food items 
Clean out, rotate and re-organize the kitchen pantry + refrigerator 
Sort through kids toys. Donate old toys + re-organize new toys
Clean out the closets. Take unused items to consignment or Goodwill
Organize Emails into folders, delete junk mail and unsubscribe from unwanted newsletters
Check batteries in fire detectors