Clutter Clearing & Organization

More Stuff Doesn’t Equal More Happiness

A few months ago, I was fortunate to see a screening of a wonderful documentary, HAPPY. The HAPPY movie is a powerful exploration of what really makes people happy and some of the answers are surprising. If you read my sister’s and my blog, Inspired Everyday Living, you know we are big proponents of living […]

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Live With What You Love

One of the most effective things you can do to create a home that nourishes and inspires you is to live with things you love. This may sound obvious, but when you take a close look around your home, you might be surprised to find that you’re living with things that bring your energy down […]

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Finding Balance by Managing Your Time

How to avoid over-committing, over-scheduling, and a lot of stress! The anxiety of always feeling like there is too much to do and too little time seems to be common among of my friends. How often do you hear people say “I’m going to squeeze in a lunch,” or “I’ll try to fit you in,” […]

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Changing Habits That Create Clutter

Learning how to get rid of and organize our clutter is useful, but clutter is really just a symptom, rather than the root, of the problem. The real issue is how to stop the pattern of accumulating clutter in the first place! As long as we have too many things in our lives we will […]

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The Process of Letting Go…

If you read this blog regularly you know my sister and I are huge advocates of clutter clearing. We often promote the benefits of letting go of what no longer serves you. And I can honestly say we live by our words and really enjoy the process of letting go of things we no longer […]

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Doing Good by Decluttering

Just in case you need another reason to de-clutter… De-cluttering and donating what you no longer need or use is a great way to give to charity. Giving to your local thrift store, such as Goodwill or Salvation Army, is always a great option. There are also many other options for specific items… here are […]

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How to Organize Your Children’s Art and Schoolwork

In honor of all the children going back to school, and the parents getting them ready, we’ve added new tips to one of our favorite blogs about how to keep your children’s art and schoolwork organized! It’s remarkable how children’s stuff can accumulate! In particular, I find that kids’ art and schoolwork can really take […]

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