How-to: Declutter the Decor

  Decor can be confusing when one plans to declutter. Most want something on the wall, but should it be a grouping? Should there be something on each wall? What goes together? When I was growing up, my mom sold Home InteriorsĀ (a network marketing company) and the entire business model was to simplify the process…

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Home Organization for the Minimalist

So you’ve gotten rid of more than 1/2 of your possessions and thought the house would just fall into place, but it hasn’t. How do minimalists organize their stuff? This should be an easy task right? First off, maybe you need to get rid of more. This is going to vary for everyone, but generally…

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I Used to be Lazy, But Now I LOVE Housework

Keeping theĀ house clean was something I didn’t understand how to do. Sure, I knew how to deep clean. And now and then, I would… I would scrub the tub and the toilet, clean out the fridge and vacuum the living room floor. But the house was never kept clean. Honestly, it’s not something I really…

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Large-Family Minimalism

  When you have a lot of children, there is simply a lot to manage. The grocery list is a mile long; every meal is an event. The schedule can become a frenzied rush to get from here to there in one piece if you’re not careful. And the laundry piles can be epic! Am…

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3 Steps to Take When Decluttering Sentimental Items

First off, let me say this: if you are just beginning your decluttering journey. Save all the sentimental items for later. Focus on the tools, the utilitarian things around the house that bring no emotion to mind when you wonder “should I keep this or let it go?” The beginning of your journey is not…

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