Tips for Decluttering with Young Kids

Are you trying to declutter your house but you have young kids and it feels like their stuff is taking over? It doesn’t have to be that way. You can guide your kids to declutter their belongings and teach them skills to maintain a simplified lifestyle. Have your kids join you in the process ofContinue reading “Tips for Decluttering with Young Kids”

Digital Distractions (Part 1 of 3)

Technology is a big part of the world we live in. There are many benefits of using technology in our everyday lives but there is another side that many people ignore. In this three-part series, I will discuss digital distractions and how they contribute to mental clutter. I will also provide some tips for limitingContinue reading “Digital Distractions (Part 1 of 3)”

Rethink your Needs and Avoid Clutter

In today’s society, it is so easy to acquire new things. Constant advertisements are showing us what we need. Stores are filled with things you didn’t know you needed. Internet shopping is easier than ever. Within minutes you can think of something that would be cool to have, find it online, and have it ordered.Continue reading “Rethink your Needs and Avoid Clutter”

Be Present: Happiness Highlights

We are almost one full month into 2021! I spent the last night of 2020 having a sleepover in my basement with my husband and three girls, eating appetizers from the best local pizza place, and watching home videos. It wasn’t a “normal” New Years Eve but it was perfect.  After starting my Happiness HighlightsContinue reading “Be Present: Happiness Highlights”

Simplify your Planning

To me, a big part of living a decluttered lifestyle is continuing to simplify and make things easier for myself and my family. My most recent decision was to condense a few notebooks that I keep. You might be thinking it would be easier to use technology to plan, keep notes, and track things butContinue reading “Simplify your Planning”

Ways to Declutter your Mind

What is Mental Clutter? Mental clutter is any thought keeping you from the present moment.  You could be lost in negative thoughts about the past, caught up comparing yourself to others on social media, thinking about something you need to do, or worrying about the future.  Basically, mental clutter includes all of the thoughts thatContinue reading “Ways to Declutter your Mind”

Avoid the “Just in Case” Clutter trap

Do you keep things around just in case? Clothes that don’t fit- just in case you lose weight. Old hobby supplies from 10 years ago- just in case you decide to start again. Nintendo games from the 1990s – just in case they are worth money. Furniture you aren’t using- just in case you decideContinue reading “Avoid the “Just in Case” Clutter trap”

Declutter your Mind with Yoga

Have you ever caught yourself playing the same negative conversation over and over in your mind or found yourself thinking about a time in the past that made you sad? I hate how these random thoughts can sneak into a perfectly good day and can turn happiness into gloom with little effort. I have neverContinue reading “Declutter your Mind with Yoga”

4 Tips To Help You Start Removing Clutter

Did you decide you are going to get rid of some of the excess clutter in your home for your New Year’s Resolution? Yay for you! This is totally doable and will lead you to more time, more happiness, and an overall sense of feeling good. If you do a quick Google search you’ll findContinue reading “4 Tips To Help You Start Removing Clutter”

Happily Decluttered: About Me

If you read the About section on my website you already know a little bit about me but I wanted to take this opportunity to share more and explain why I decided to start blogging. Who am I? My name is Suzanne. I enjoy working in my garden and flower beds, going camping, and spendingContinue reading “Happily Decluttered: About Me”