Author Archives: Janice

Take Action! The Only New Year’s Resolution That Works

There is only one New Year’s resolution that works. That is when you resolve to take action towards your goals. Two of the top New Year’s resolutions are decluttering and organizing your home and losing weight.  In the past I’ve … Continue reading

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Give Clutter Free Gifts

Over the years I have written several blog posts with ideas for clutter free or almost clutter free gifts for Hanukkah and Christmas.  Since my  mother and mother-in-law had mentioned years ago that they didn’t need or want  more things … Continue reading

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Halloween Isn’t Far Off. Are You Ready For It?

October is already here.  That means Halloween isn’t far off.  Are you ready for it?

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Simplifying Can Feel Like You’re Swimming Upstream!

Do you feel like you are swimming upstream against the current when you try to simplify your life? I know I do. So what do I mean by this?

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The Holiday Season Will Be Here Before You Know It!

It’s already September.  The holiday season will be here before you know it. Last week I was walking in my subdivision and in the fields at the end of one of the streets I saw a flock of wild turkeys. … Continue reading

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What Value Does An Item Have?

What kind of value do you put on the things you own?  Is it sentimental value or maybe emotional value?  Could it be practical or useful value?  Or maybe it’s monetary value. If you don’t know what kind of value … Continue reading

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Let Go Of Things The Easy Way

It’s hard to let go of things. If it was easy we wouldn’t have a clutter problem. So what makes it so hard? One thing – Emotions! We let our emotions do our thinking for us.  And as most of … Continue reading

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Back to School Help

It’s that time of year again!  The school buses are rolling again or will be soon. So I did a little research to find you a lot of helpful back to school tips.  Since I’ve been writing this blog (and … Continue reading

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Earth Day: Cut the Clutter by Recycling!

It’s looks and feels like Spring (at least in most places).  It’s the month of April.  That means Earth Day is near.  And Earth Day means it’s time to recycle.   Today there are many places where you can recycle … Continue reading

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Disruptions to Routines: Large – Part 3

This is Part 3 of the Blog series on Disruptions to Routines.  If you missed Part 1 and/or Part 2 you can read them here. Disruptions of Routines: Small, Medium, and Large, Part 1 Disruptions of Routines: Small, Medium, and … Continue reading

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