Tips and Strategies

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Sorting Things Out

Too Good to Donate?

How to Get Motivated to Declutter

Clutter Speaks Out

When Clutter’s Personal

Clutter Math

Body Doubling

Hopes and Dreams or Clutter?

Is It Okay to Forget?

Decluttering is Not a Competitive Sport

You vs. Stuff: Who Wins?

Professional Organizers Aren’t Perfect

Living With a Packrat

Task Completion is Crucial

What’s a Sentiment Box?

Look Before You Leap at a Big Bargain

Making Decluttering Fun

The Only Way to Organize Your Closet

Solving the Decluttering Puzzle

Organize That Craft Room

Stand Up for Yourself!

What’s a Donate Box?

Finding the Right Home for Everything

Is Decluttering a Luxury?

The Importance of Clutter

Get Things Moving

Who Are You Without Your Stuff?

Make Gift Giving Easier

Decluttering by the Book

Do It Your Way

Interview with Zen Habits Blogger Leo Babauta

Elephants and Sheet Sets

20 Minutes Decluttering, Decoded

Moving Tips

Are You Organized Enough?

What Makes These Trash Cans Disorganized?

What’s Behind Your Pantry Problem?

Falling Out of Love With Your Stuff

How Are Your New Year’s Resolutions Coming Along?

How to Organize All Those Business Cards and Addresses

How to Start Decluttering Again if You Miss a Day (or a Year or Two)

Coping With Anxiety When You Contemplate Decluttering

Why Do You Want to Get Organized?

Reason #1 to Get Organized: Find Snakes Fast

“Just” Get Organized

Some Things You Never Let Go

How to Organize Books

How to Avoid Library Fines

Are You Trying to Hold Onto the Intangible?

How to Put a Stop to the Morning Adrenaline Rush

Can You Really Afford Not to Get Organized This Year?

How to Organize Your Kids’ Precious Artwork

Organizing School Papers

Finally, an Organizing Tip

“Why Am I Keeping This?”

You Want Me to Do What?!

Clutter Free Gift Guide

What’s Your Gazingus Pin?

Boxes, Boxes, Everywhere…

Get Organized so You Can Do What You’re Here to Do

“Why Do I Even Have This?”

What’s Next?

Get Those Albums Made

I Have ADHD. Can You Help Me Get Organized?

Organization= Freedom

Who Gets to Decide What Clutter Is?

Hidden Treasures

The “Should” Factor

Where Are Your Family Photos?

The Golden Rule

Organizing Clutter

Clearing Space for Something Better

Paper: Organization’s Foe

Hey, I Need That T-Shirt!

The Spice Cupboard After We Organized It

The Spice Cupboard Before We Organized It

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3 Comments Add yours

  1. Jaya says:

    Very useful.

    1. Thanks Jaya, it makes it so much easier to find a post you’ve been looking for 🙂

      1. Jaya says:

        True. And then there are the ones you need and never knew were available! 😁

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