Just thinking about decluttering your home can be overwhelming.
It’s a helluva job and the very idea of tackling it all at once would make even me want to crawl back into bed.
The easiest thing is to NOT think about it.
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Old people, old people everywhere! Last week it was FaceApp digitally aging every second person on my social media feed and this week I can’t scroll very far without seeing a small child dressed up like a elderly lady or gentleman.
Continue reading “100 years of … no thank you”
Now here’s my dilemma. In theory I love ‘storage solutions’. I see cute little baskets and neat boxes all stacked up and I want them all. ALL!! There’s nothing quite like a cup of coffee and a Kmart catalogue. Sad, but true.
In practice, however, most of the time more storage isn’t the answer.
Continue reading “When storage ‘solutions’ are actually problems”
I love Marie Kondo and Tidying Up With Marie Kondo is one of my new favourite shows. I’m sure you’re not surprised. Shows about decluttering are my guilty pleasure. Hoarders is my MAFS.
Continue reading “To touch or not to touch … that is the question”
This is a gamechanger. It’s a subtle, but significant, shift in mindset and it will absolutely help focus your decluttering efforts.
So, you’re probably familiar with the basic decluttering process. You’ve seen it done on countless lifestyle programs. Maybe you’ve watched some YouTube clips. You’ve probably tried it a few times yourself.
And it usually starts the same way, with the same question … ‘what do I have that I can get rid of?’.
Continue reading “The one simple idea that will change the way you declutter forever”
The truth is I’m hopeless. I have a terrible memory and my concentration span is not brilliant.
If people make a comment about how organised I am, I find it difficult to take it as a compliment. For me, being organised is a necessity. Without it I’d be lost. I would be late for everything (if remembered to show up at all). My bills would be unpaid. My kids would be in the wrong uniform and our library books would be overdue. Continue reading “7 things I do every day to stay organised”