How many times have you started something, or made an intention to declutter a part of your home? You took one look at what you needed to do, and thought, "I'll do it later", or "I'll start tomorrow"? If you're anything like me, your answer will be lots of times! What you have just done… Continue reading Overcoming the Thief of Time: that “P” Word
Ah! The "P" word! What is it? PROCRASTINATION! Edward Young said, it is the thief of time! And I've also heard it is the thief of dreams! We've all heard of it... how many of us actually practice it? According to the Centre for Clinical Interventions, everyone does! I guess it's important then that we… Continue reading The “P” Word is the Thief of Time
William Morris said, "Have nothing in your house that you do not know to be useful, or believe to be beautiful." That's worth thinking about... don't you think? To only surround ourselves with what is beautiful and useful? How different would your home be if that were true for you? If everything in your home was… Continue reading Are the things around you useful & beautiful?
The absolute best way to keep a clutter free and ordered home, is to have a place for everything you own. If you do, then it is so much easier to keep your home clutter free, because it is easy to put away everything you own. If you don't have a place for everything, then… Continue reading Reduce stress.. Have a place for everything!
Wow! I don't think I need to say much more than that! A cluttered mind can stop us from being our best selves. Just imagine if nothing was holding us back, what our life would look like? How often do we understate our abilities? Or completely negate what we're good at? But we are made in the… Continue reading A Cluttered Mind = A Cluttered Life
Last year, I wrote about getting organised for 2016, and about decluttering, and setting myself a challenge. This was the challenge : Pick one area of my home, it could be a corner, a table top, the kitchen bench, a bedside table, my desk, it doesn’t matter, but pick an area where there is clutter. Remove everything… Continue reading A New Year Challenge
We all have them! They are the flat spaces, or landing strips, in our homes where clutter gathers. And when it starts there seems to be a dynamic that clutter has to have company! If we don't take control over those flat spaces, they will disappear under a pile, or piles, of stuff! And before… Continue reading What do you do with those flat spaces?