Category Archives: Decluttering

5 Simple Tools To Cut Clutter

I’m always looking for simple ways to cut clutter from my home. It doesn’t come naturally for me. Even routines and habits don’t seem to stick if I’m not constantly focusing on them. So over the years I’ve come up … Continue reading

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How to Let Go of Things That Hurt Us.

We all have things that hurt us. I’m not talking physical hurt, but emotional hurt. Especially the ones caused by items we surround ourselves with. You know what I’m talking about. It’s those items that bring up bad memories each … Continue reading

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Can One Word Make A Difference?

Can changing one word make a difference in how motivated we are to take action? In the field of organizing and decluttering we read different words to describe what we need to do to make our lives better. Although all … Continue reading

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Lessons Learned From An Open House

A couple of weeks ago a house in my neighborhood went up for sale. It had an open house that day so I checked it out.  There are some lessons we can learn from going through an open house. Since … 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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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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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: Medium – Part 2

In Part 1 of this blog series I talked about those small but annoying disruptions to our daily routines.  If you missed it you can read it here. Now I’m going to talk about those medium disruptions that have a … Continue reading

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Disruptions to Routines: Small – Part 1

  Do you feel like you can never finish your routines because of constant disruptions?   Does it feel like you’ll never can catch up much less get ahead? We all have disruptions in our lives.  Some are daily, some … Continue reading

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