Category Archives: Decluttering

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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Think Small for Big Results

New Year’s Day has come and gone. Did you make resolutions for the new year?  If so are they the same ones you made last year?

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Do You Have Pre-Holiday Syndrome?

Have the upcoming holidays already got your panic buttons going? Do you feel lost and don’t know where to start first? This time of year always reminds me of the quote from the movie “Willy Wonka and The Chocolate Factory” … Continue reading

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