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Questions to ask yourself when decluttering

When you start decluttering, deciding what to let go can be overwhelming! Here is a collection of questions to help you determine the fate of your items. A common thought when decluttering is ‘I don’t want to waste money by throwing this out!’ Think of it this way: you wasted money when you bought an item[…]

decluttering mistakes

Decluttering mistakes to avoid!

Today instead of giving you additional organising and decluttering tips and strategies, I thought it be helpful to tell you the most common decluttering mistakes and how to avoid them! it’s all about what not to do! This blog has LOTS of articles about decluttering. There’s a 30 day free challenge, and even an eBook that dives into the[…]

clean as you go

The ‘Clean-as-You-Go’ Principle

I’m not obsessive about neatness at all, but I have learned ways of keeping my house neat and clean in a simple, stress-free way. It is called the “Clean-as-You-Go Principle.” A very basic principle! The basic idea is that, instead of waiting for the house to get really dirty and then having to spend a[…]

organisation

Organisation – do less, get more done!

September is an ideal time to start afresh: the kids go back to school, summer is coming to an end and it brings the anticipation of renewed energy! Early Autumn is the ideal time to set objectives and adopt new habits. So here is some motivation to kickstart an all improved you and set yourself[…]

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How to maintain a clutter-free home

  Maybe you see beautiful, clutter-free spaces in magazines or on the web, and think: my home could never look like that. But it can! Freeing your space — and your life — from overwhelmingly huge amounts of stuff doesn’t take superhuman effort. All you need is a little commitment to some basic principles. 1.[…]

How to conquer those dreaded clutter hotspots!

Do you have areas in your home that are always full of clutter? No matter how many times you try to tidy them up, they’re always accumulating more. It cant just be me, can it……..? Those areas are what I call the clutter hotspots. Despite tidying and organising my home for many years now, I[…]

5 tips on how to start living with less

Look around your home now. No matter where you are sitting, just take a look. Looking? Good. Now try and find 1 item that you forgot was there, is broken or you haven’t used in a long time. Go on. Take a glance. Did you find one? I bet you did and i bet it[…]