How can decluttering and organising change your life? Or is it just a cliche?

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?”

6 ways to make this school year a little less chaotic

We don’t have long to go now! Are you already washed, labelled and organised, counting down the minutes until those little whirlwinds go back to school. Or maybe you are always a deadline dancer and still have uniform to buy and homework projects to start and honestly, you could do with another week (although let’sContinue reading “6 ways to make this school year a little less chaotic”

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”

Clutter and Procrastination

This week I created a post about this exact topic. I always try and post the different benefits of decluttering and organising on social media as not many people realise all the different ways it can benefit your life.  Of course, you can’t write a lot though on a social media post, not only isContinue reading “Clutter and Procrastination”

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?”

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”

Have you gone clutter blind?

I recently spoke about clutter problems and hoarding tendencies in another blog. You can check it out here. However, today I want to talk about another problem. One that most of us probably have but just won’t realise it until you read on.  What is clutter blindness? In its simplest form, it is just notContinue reading “Have you gone clutter blind?”

The 3 types of people I help as an organiser

The title of a professional declutter and organiser is still fairly unknown in the UK, whereas in the US it is a fairly accepted profession. I love that I am part of the wave of organisers in the UK, teaching others what the job entails and the benefits of using an organiser in your home.Continue reading “The 3 types of people I help as an organiser”

5 Top tips to get organised for Christmas!

Now we are in November, I think it is safe to say Christmas fever is about to take over for the rest of the year. Personally, I am totally here for it. I absolutely love Christmas. It is such a magical time of year and with children too, it really does bring the magic back.Continue reading “5 Top tips to get organised for Christmas!”

Why your to do list doesn’t work

What do you think of when you think of a to do list? I think of a long list of tasks on a big bit of paper. Any task, any order just written down as you think of them. There may be ticks next to some tasks or even crossed out but not in order,Continue reading “Why your to do list doesn’t work”