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”

Is Your Calendar Overflowing? It’s Time to Declutter Your Schedule

Are you constantly telling people you’re busy? Are you often late to events or have to leave early to get to your next commitment? Do you find that you let those who care about you down by not being available? If you answered yes to any of the questions, you may want to consider declutteringContinue reading “Is Your Calendar Overflowing? It’s Time to Declutter Your Schedule”

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”

Alternatives to Retail Therapy

Do you find yourself shopping to make yourself feel better? If you use retail therapy to lift your mood, it won’t be long before you accumulate clutter in your home (hidden or not).  It is a vicious cycle because your clutter will lead you to feel poorly again.  Instead of going shopping and buying thingsContinue reading “Alternatives to Retail Therapy”

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”

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”

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? 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 find there are many benefits to decluttering your home. Continue reading “4 Tips To Help You Start Removing Clutter”

Happily Decluttered: About Me

If you read The Face Behind Happily Decluttered 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, goingContinue reading “Happily Decluttered: About Me”