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2021 in 2021 Decluttering Challenge

Say goodbye to feeling overwhelmed! We’re getting rid of 2,021 things in 2021! My FREE 2021 in 2021 Decluttering Challenge will help you transform your home into your own personal oasis. Freeing up our physical space is important because the environment in which we surround ourselves affects our moods, health, and how we interact with…

Decluttering Kitchen Counters

Have you ogled the pictures of model homes, and longed for similar kitchen counters- where there is nothing on them except a bowl of delicious fruit? Me too!! And I never thought it would be possible, but I’ve learned and I’d love to share with you how to maintain completely decluttered counters. First, we have…

Do you self-sabotage your decluttering in this way?

This post is the written version of Day One of the Minimalist Mindset course. We all have these stories that we tell ourselves and much of what we say in our mind is only a belief, a story. And as humans, we like to be right. We’ll go to great lengths to prove ourselves right-…

Why is it so hard to get rid of stuff?

Do you find it hard to declutter and let things go? I was having coffee with a friend the other night and she was talking about what a different season of life she is in now. As a mom of 13 she now only has 6 kids at home and there are changes in the…

How to declutter and organize your home

You want to declutter and organize your entire home, right? Sounds great! And I have a plan for exactly how to do just that! First off, let’s talk about decluttering. What does it mean to “declutter?” When I’ve done Pinterest searches on decluttering the house, I got a ton of articles… that all talked about…

Feeling overwhelmed with your home? Do this.

Have you been feeling overwhelmed with your home lately? I get it. I have 6 kids… and all the stuff that goes along with them. When I think back 15 years ago, I was in the thick of it all: The stuff, the dishes, the laundry, the school work, plus church commitments and school activities.…

How to get into the “zone” and get stuff done

Tricks that I use to get into my zone. What I do to get ready so I have a decent day and accomplish things that I want to accomplish. It doesn’t matter if it’s decluttering, cleaning, organizing, writing, just feeling better about the day, if I want to accomplish something, it helps to set myself…

The Key to Free-time is in the Little Steps

Discipline equals freedom I teach routines. I’m sure you all know it. I hear myself saying over and over that to thrive in your home, create morning and evening routines, and a weekly cleaning routine. The point is to build that into your life, so it’s done at a regular basis and not waiting all week, and…

Decluttering the Boy’s Room – With Video!

Since we decluttered my daughter’s room a month ago, I’ve been talking to the boys about it being their turn. The room was to the point that they didn’t know what to do with the stuff. To clean up they would shove everything in an available box and stick it in the corner. It was a mess…

Tween Room Declutter – With Video Inspiration

  Getting kids to clean and declutter their own spaces can be a challenge, but it’s such an important life skill that we need to teach them! In the video above, my tween daughter decluttered her room and was willing to share how we work through it. Here are 6 tips to help you through the…

How to Clear the Clutter and Get Organized

  It seems like we shouldn’t need to ask how to do this, doesn’t it? But people are asking. I asked. I didn’t know how to clear the clutter and keep an organized home. And I thought something was wrong with me- aren’t I supposed to know it? No. Some people learned from their parents;…

2019 in 2019 Decluttering Challenge

Let this be the year you simplify and turn your home from a cluttered, overflowing space into a clean, organized and joyful oasis! Let this be the year you embrace minimalism (or at least a form of it) and devote the time you want to, to those things that are a real priority for you! Let this be the year you halt clutter in its…

How-to: Declutter And Organize Your Craft Room

I store my craft supplies in the basement when they are not in use and each time I pack them away, I try to do a quick clean out so I’ll be more excited about pulling them out again. Because when the mood strikes and I want to pull out my sewing machine, if there is…

3 Tricks to Keeping the Counters Decluttered and Clean

Clutter-free and sparkling clean counters in the kitchen are so inviting. It means you can jump right into whatever project you have in mind, easily begin cooking a meal or feel free to invite your neighbor in to share a cup of coffee. Keeping the counters clear isn’t simply a once-and-done task, it’s three-fold: changing habits,…

3 Products to Declutter From Your Home Right Now

Note: This is a guest post from Morgan Statt. Morgan is a health & safety investigator who spends her time researching and writing on a variety of topics for ConsumerSafety.org Her focus is on product safety, public health issues, and trending consumer news. In her free time, she can be found discovering new music and planning her…

Decluttering 101

Step 1: Start with daily tasks Let me just tell you this now: Setting up a morning and evening habit of doing a quick tidy in the kitchen and washing the dishes makes all the difference in the world. And if you don’t believe me, I challenge you to try it for a month and…

Combat Depression with Decluttering

The clutter-depression cycle is getting more and more attention these days, and as someone who struggled with it, I know first-hand how challenging it can be. Even one small simple action each day towards getting out of this cycle makes a difference. Like Courtney Carver recommends, take one small step each day and it will…