Janice

Do You Know The Best Thing About Having a Garage Sale?

household_itemsWhen most people think about having a garage sale they start seeing in their mind all those dollar signs.  So they gather up their unused items and slap price tags on them.  Since they paid good money for the item they feel other people should be willing to pay a reasonable amount for it.

But what’s reasonable to the seller is not usually reasonable to the buyer. …

Do You Reduce, Reuse, and Recycle? How to Celebrate Earth Day Everyday of the Year.

It’s hard to believe it’s been over 3 weeks since I last posted on this blog.  I’ve been a little sidetracked.  First I was finishing up my taxes. Then I was sewing some baby things to take with me on my visit to see my newborn granddaughter. IMG_0280Pictures don’t do her justice. I know I’m bias but that’s how grandma’s are suppose to act!

 

 

Anyway, it’s time to get back to work.  Today is Earth Day which is a reminder each year that we need to take care of the earth for future generations (my granddaughter).  We do this by reducing, reusing, and recycling. …

Decluttering One Chip at a Time

“The sculptor produces the beautiful statue by chipping away such parts of the marble block as are not needed – it is a process of elimination.”  ~Elbert Hubbard

A sculptor will look at that block of marble and chip away only a little bit at a time. Then he will stand back and see where he should make the next chip. Decluttering should be looked at in the same way. …

Where Do You Have Clutter?

This new blog is replacing the monthly newsletter I used to send out.  I feel a blog format is much easier to build relationships where we can help and motivate each other when dealing with our clutter issues.

To help me help you I first need to know …