We tend to think about our physical stuff when it comes to decluttering, but there are many other things we can remove which aren’t visible or tangible. To truly simplify your life and create more time, space and freedom for what matters, here are 10 things to declutter that aren’t actual things.
Do you ever have moments when you’ve got so many thoughts going around your head that you can’t think clearly? One of the most effective ways of getting clarity and focus is to get your thoughts out of your head and down onto paper where you can organise them and take action. If you’re feeling overwhelmed, check out this post on how to do a brain dump to declutter your mind.
Sitting down to look at your bank balance and where your money goes each month might not sound very exciting but it’s vital if we want to manage our money, build up savings and stay out of debt. Simplifying your finances will make it so much easier, simpler and quicker to manage your money, pay your bills and avoid the build up of paperwork. Here’s a very simple, step-by-step guide to simplifying your finances.
If decluttering your home sounds too overwhelming or time-consuming, try out my 30-day declutter challenge. Break it down into manageable chunks by decluttering just one room, area or type of item each day. You’ll soon start to notice a difference and hopefully your home will be clutter-free and much easier to keep clean and tidy! Keep reading to follow my Declutter Challenge and learn how to declutter your home in 30 days!
Have you ever wondered about the relationship between Minimalism and decluttering? Why do the two often go hand-in-hand? Can you have one without the other and which comes first? Can you declutter if you’re not a Minimalist and can you adopt Minimalism if you don’t declutter? Check out my post on the one essential difference between Minimalism and decluttering so you can get the most out of both!
Minimalism is a lifestyle choice encouraging you to clear the clutter from your life so you can focus on your priorities and the things that really matter to you, in your home, schedule, heart and mind. In this post I explain my interpretation of the minimalist mindset and how to think like a minimalist.
Sometimes it helps to receive different perspectives on a subject. We all take in information differently and we have diverse interests and motivations. For those of you who’d like to delve deeper, check out this post listing some of the research into the negative effects of clutter.
Decluttering comes with many benefits but achieving a clutter-free home isn’t always easy. In this article I’m sharing 10 reasons why decluttering is hard and some tips and ideas on how to overcome them.
I’ve always encouraged my kids to help do chores around the house. As long as the chores are age-appropriate, I feel that it will help my kids, both now and in the future, and the rest of the family certainly benefits too. Check out this post to learn more about kids and chores and why and how to encourage kids to help at home. I’ve also included some ideas for chores that your kids could do at different ages to help you all get started!
Motherhood can be hard at times. We get tired and worn out but need to keep going because our kids depend on us. Check out this post for 5 quick ways to help and encourage an overwhelmed mum for those times when you need some moral support and a warm hug!