30 Reasons to Declutter

If you have already begun decluttering, you most likely have experienced some beneficial side effects that you weren’t expecting.  The following list includes the benefits that I experienced after decluttering my home. Some I noticed immediately, and some happened over time. Although some may not seem directly related to decluttering, they all stem from owningContinue reading “30 Reasons to Declutter”

10 Tips to Help You Avoid Accumulating Stuff

Stuff Doesn’t Bring You Happiness You know it’s true, accumulating more stuff won’t make you happy. But for some reason, more stuff keeps making its way into your home. Once stuff gets into your home, it is more difficult to get rid of it. To change the pattern of continuously accumulating and decluttering, you needContinue reading “10 Tips to Help You Avoid Accumulating Stuff”

Tips to Help You Spot Clutter While Spring Cleaning

Happy Spring! Many people use this time of year to shake out rugs, deep clean windows, and switch seasonal items. As you go through your spring cleaning routine, take some extra time in each area to remove clutter that you no longer need. It will make cleaning in the future easier and it will makeContinue reading “Tips to Help You Spot Clutter While Spring Cleaning”

12 Things You Probably Don’t Know About Me

For those of you who have been following my blog for some time you know that my focus is on providing tips and motivation to declutter and simplify your life. Other than reading the About page on my website or reading the About Me post I created, you might not know much else about me.Continue reading “12 Things You Probably Don’t Know About Me”

15 Ways to Make Your House Less Cluttered (Without Getting Rid of Anything)

Make your bed as soon as you wake up each morning. Open your curtains and let the light in. Keep your dresser in your closet. Put your belongings away when you are done with them instead of just setting them down. (example: Shoes) Don’t store your things in tight spaces like hallways. Hang pictures onContinue reading “15 Ways to Make Your House Less Cluttered (Without Getting Rid of Anything)”

5 Habits to Keep your Car Clutter-Free

Spring is in the air here in central Pennsylvania! One of the first things I like to do when the weather gets nice is to clean out my car.  For me, this consists of vacuuming out the crumbs or bits of leaves and wiping down the dash and windows with my Norwex EnviroCloth and WindowContinue reading “5 Habits to Keep your Car Clutter-Free”

Blogging Love

About 4 months ago, I started blogging pretty much out of the blue. I didn’t have any expectations since I had never followed a blog. Everything from building my site to writing my posts to interacting with the blogging community was new to me. Over the past 4 months, I have learned a lot aboutContinue reading “Blogging Love”

Clutter Trap: “I’ll do that… later”

How many times have you noticed something that needs to be done and you tell yourself “I’ll do that…later.” A bill that needs to be paid A broken toy that needs to be fixed An appointment that needs to be made An email that needs a response Laundry that needs put away  A room thatContinue reading “Clutter Trap: “I’ll do that… later””

Top Decluttering Questions Answered by a Fellow Declutterer (Guest Post)

Today I am collaborating with Michelle over at Boomer Eco Crusader to share our answers to some top decluttering questions that we often get. Michelle has a lot of amazing ideas about decluttering, being eco friendly, and much more! After you check out her answers here, you can pop over to her blog to readContinue reading “Top Decluttering Questions Answered by a Fellow Declutterer (Guest Post)”

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”