It is just tidying up, what difference can it possibly make? You think of the standard benefits: Saving time looking for things and tidying up Saving money buying duplicates or items going to waste because you forgot to they were there. Giving more space (literally) by getting rid of some stuff Giving more calm byContinue reading “How can decluttering and organising change your life? Or is it just a cliche?”
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5 top tips to start decluttering when you don’t know where to begin
I hear you. You are fed up of your home being cluttered, chaotic and stressful. You want to sort it out once and for all but you are screaming at me right now saying “Emma, where do I start!” The short answer is to just start. But that isn’t very helpful is it. You knowContinue reading “5 top tips to start decluttering when you don’t know where to begin”
How can you stop your decluttered things ending up in landfill?
So you have decluttered, you are ready to let go but you don’t just want to dump it in the bin. You want to discard responsibly but don’t know where to start. I want to preface this with a note to remind you that we can’t all be perfect with this. We can all doContinue reading “How can you stop your decluttered things ending up in landfill?”
What is Swedish Death Cleaning?
Don’t worry, it isn’t cleaning. You know by now that I am not the go to person for cleaning tips. I wouldn’t be asking me how to get stains out of a carpet any time soon. So what is it then? This latest wave of interest in Swedish Death Cleaning has come from the releaseContinue reading “What is Swedish Death Cleaning?”
Is your house just a mess because you are lazy?
No. We could end this blog here couldn’t we, but I know you want more than that. You are like me. You are here because you want to know the why behind it too. If I am ever going to get a negative comment on social media, it is this one. Stop creating a jobContinue reading “Is your house just a mess because you are lazy?”
Storage solutions that are worth the investment when decluttering and organising your home
I said it before and I will say it again. YOU DO NOT NEED TO SPEND A FORTUNE ON STORAGE SOLUTIONS TO DECLUTTER AND ORGANISE YOUR HOME!!! That being said, there are some items that I believe are totally worth the investment. I recommend them time and time again to clients and will suit nearlyContinue reading “Storage solutions that are worth the investment when decluttering and organising your home”
Upcycling the things you can’t declutter
As much as I am here to ask you to learn to let go, to build confidence in only keeping what you love and what is useful, there is the in-between. The part where you know you don’t need that much of any one thing but you can’t yet bring yourself to remove it fromContinue reading “Upcycling the things you can’t declutter”
Is decluttering and organising a form of self-care?
It is really interesting. When I first entered the organising world, the world put us in the cleaning category, the home improvement category and even the hobby category. Never though, in the wellness, self-care and health category. Things are starting to change though and as decluttering and organising homes as a concept becomes more wellContinue reading “Is decluttering and organising a form of self-care?”
Labels are life
Bet you didn’t wake up this morning thinking you were going to be reading a blog about labels, did you? I didn’t think I would be writing one. Yet here we both are. Let’s get stuck in. I was asked the other day, what is one part of an organising job that you would recommendContinue reading “Labels are life”
Organising with purpose
Have you ever watched an organising show and gone out and bought all the storage solutions that they advertised or bought for the home they were organising, only to find that it didn’t help at all and now the mess now has a new storage product amongst it? Have you ever watched an organising hackContinue reading “Organising with purpose”