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Releasing Clutter With Gratitude and Intention

For many people, the final step in the clutter clearing process can be difficult. Have you ever chosen items you plan to let go of and placed them into bags and boxes, then find yourself hesitating to take the next step of disposing or donating those items? Have you ever kept the bags for weeks […]

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Decluttering with Dylan Dreyer on Today Show

I had so much fun helping Dylan Dreyer clutter clear her closet using the 4 steps! You can watch the segment above or click here. Below are the tips that I shared with Dylan. I hope this recap helps you with your own clutter clearing! The 4 Steps to Clearing Clutter: 1.Choose an area: It […]

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You Can’t Organize Clutter

We were recently asked if there is a difference between organizing and decluttering. Our answer is yes! Organizing is often mistaken for decluttering. In fact, organizing and clutter clearing are two very distinct practices. To achieve a clutter-free home there are three phases: 1. Clearing Clutter: deciding what to keep and what to let go […]

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Clutter-free Parenting is Available Today!

We are so excited to announce that our new book, Clutter-free Parenting Making Space for the Magic of Childhood and Joy of Parenthood, is available for pre-order today! This book has been a true labor of love and we are so excited to share it with you. Imagine living a clutter-free life. Imagine creating a […]

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Tips for Clearing Clutter After the Holidays

  The beginning of the New Year is a wonderful time to clear clutter. Chances are your home has been filled with extra things–people, food, decorations, and gifts! Now is the time to clear away the excess and make space for a new beginning and all the good you desire in the new year. Here […]

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Always Overestimate the Power of Gratitude

  If there were only two practices to adopt to create a conscious home for a life you love they would be to live with what you love and be grateful. Love your home and everything in it and then be grateful for all of it… As we go about creating our ideal homes always […]

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Clutter Clearing Your Closet

For many of us, clearing the clutter in our closets is a daunting task! In this video, Alison takes on one of the most common clutter areas, the clothes closet, and offers tips to not only get rid of the clutter, but keep it tidy and clutter-free! For more tips check out our blog Common Clutter […]

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Creating Your Own Healthy Cleaning Products

Next time you walk into a room that has recently been cleaned with conventional cleaning products notice how your body reacts. If you take a deep breath do you cough or sneeze? Does the room smell fresh or does it smell more like chemicals? Although for years we – like most people – associated that chemical […]

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Five Reasons to Tidy Up Before the Holiday

This post has been edited from the original which was published on December 15, 2016. We know how busy the weeks leading up to the holidays can be, but taking even a little time each day to clear clutter and tidy up your home will prove worthwhile. We find that tidying up before the holidays […]

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Our 2016 Gift Guide and Holiday Inspiration

  When giving a gift, we like to be sure our presents are earth-friendly, healthful, and won’t add to someone’s clutter. So in an effort not to burden people with more stuff, we lean towards gifts that are consumable, charitable, re-useable, experiential or inspirational. Here are a few of our favorites… Consumable: We love to make […]

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