Declutter & Simplify
Let go of the excess, organize what you keep, and pass your stuff on to others who would need or love them.
30 Ways to Simplify your Life
Simplify, declutter, downsize and you will reduce your stress and live a more peaceful life. Here are some ways you can do that.
5 Tips to Simplify Your Life
While one thing in our life can be good, many can be too much. Thatís why itís important regularly to simplify. Here are 5 easy things you can do to simplify your life.
6 Ways to Reduce Your Book Clutter
For the person with too many books, here are some ways of reducing your book clutter.
A Simple Way to Improve Your Bathroom
How you can simply reduce clutter in your bathroom, and so make it easier to clean.
Be Organized in a Small House or Apartment
Do you live in a small space? Do you want to keep it organized? These are some suggestions on ways to help you do just that.
Cleaning Out Your Closet
If you donít have much inspiration to clean out your closet, read this article for some helpful hints.
Clearing out a Box of Clutter
The story of my box of clutter and how I dealt with it.
Clutter is not conquered by doing a lot all at once, but by dealing with little and often. Here is a list of decluttering tips to help you reduce the clutter around you.
Do You Have Too Much Stuff?
What to do when all your stuff overwhelms you.
Email Clutter Ė Organize Your Inbox
How much email do you receive? Do you deal with it correctly, or do you just store it not really knowing what to do with it? Read on to find out what to do with your email clutter.
Getting Rid of a Lot of Books
Where books are concerned, my family decided to go fully digital. But getting rid of many, many books was not easy. Read about my project to get rid of a lot of books.
Getting Rid of Large Household Items
Getting rid of a pile of stuff is easy compared to disposing of larger items we have around the house. Have a look at the ways to get rid of large items.
How to Get Rid of Stuff
When youíve decided to get rid of stuff and you have a pile of unwanted items, what next? How do you actually get rid of it? There are many ways listed here.
How to Help a Friend with Her Clutter
Your friend needs your help. She has a lot of clutter and needs some motivation and encouragement to clear it. How do you help? Read this article and find out.
How to Reduce Paper Clutter in Your Home
Do you feel like there is too much paper clutter in your home? As fast as we clear it, more piles up. Read this article to find out how to reduce paper clutter in your home.
How to Reduce Unwanted Junk Mail
Just when you think you have paper clutter in your home organized, another pile of mail arrives, and the following day another pile. How do you stop it coming? Read this article and find out.
How to Simplify Your Life
Are you too busy to get yourself organized? Maybe you need to get rid of things and concentrate on what matters to you instead. This article will give you suggestions for how you can simplify your life.
Kaizen Ė Small Increments or BabySteps
If you want to make big changes then take small steps with Kaizen, a method of continuously making changes for the better.
Little and Often Ė The Key to Getting Rid of Stuff
If you need to declutter, it's easier to do so little and often than wait for a free day and do a huge task all at once.
My Spouse is a Hoarder
What to do when one spouse is a hoarder and the other is not.
Organizing and Decluttering a Whole House
Sometimes our homes are so messy we just donít know where to start. If you are overwhelmed because your whole house is messy, read this article to find out how to start decluttering it.
Organizing Your Home Office Clutter
Paper clutter seems to grow in our homes at an alarming rate. Read this article to find out how to deal with it.
Quotes on Decluttering and Cleaning House
Many people have a lot to say about decluttering and cleaning house and here are some quotes Iíve put together for you to read.
Reduce Stress by Simplifying Your Life
Regardless of the lifestyle you choose to live, a simple life is free from stressful complications that rob you of peace and joy. Take a look at these ways to reduce your stress.
Simplify your Kitchen and Reduce Kitchen Clutter
The kitchen is often the center of many homes, but it is also the center of clutter. Here are ways you can reduce kitchen clutter and so simplify your kitchen.
Simplifying your life leads to more peace
It is my belief that the simpler your life is, the more inner peace and contentment you will have. Here are a number of things you can do to simplify your life in order to gain that peace.
The Blessings of Less
Can you be convinced that less is better? When you do have less stuff, you are more blessed. read this article to find out more.
What is Clutter?
Ever wonder why you have too much clutter and how you got the clutter in the first place? Read this article to find out the definition of clutter and what to do with it when you have too much.
What is Freecycle, and how do I use it?
Have you heard of Freecycle and are wondering what it is and how you use it? Then read this article and find out.
What is the Problem with Clutter?
Why is clutter such a problem? What is wrong with having a house full of clutter? Read the article and find out.
Where to Start Decluttering your House
Are you paralyzed with fear about where to start decluttering your house? Then this article will help you.
Why Are We Emotionally Attached to Stuff?
Getting rid of stuff would be easy, if it werenít for the emotions. Why is getting rid of some stuff so difficult? Read the article and find out.
Why does Clutter Happen?
Do you ever wonder why you have clutter in your homes, how it seems to grow when no one is looking? Read this article to find out why clutter happens.
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Why do we have so much stuff in our homes, yet it is difficult to deal with it? Recognizing why decluttering is difficult is the first step to working out how to deal with it and conquering it.
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