When I reminisce about visiting my grandmother’s house, certain images vividly come to mind. We would always split one piece of Wrigley’s Doublemint Gum. I would scrounge for candy in her avocado green candy dish. And I would wonder how I could use her Aqua Net super hold hairspray without gluing my hair in place […]
When I first launched Clear the Clutter (now called Simplify Your Stuff) I had no idea that I would grow to love the participants as much as I do. They have worked, struggled, and succeeded as a family. They’ve supported and encouraged one another every step of the way. I recently interviewed one of the participants, Julie, […]
Want a fun and creative way to get rid of clutter in your home? Join me for #streamlineJULY: a decluttering and Instagram Challenge. Daily prompts will help you declutter!
Hosting a yard sale, listing items on Craigslist, and participating in consignment sales are fantastic ways to declutter your home and make extra cash. Those methods also make finding what you need at a great price a reality. Unfortunately, there can be a few drawbacks: Hosting a yard sale can be a lot of work. […]
Today I’m participating in the Ultimate Blog Swap. You’ll find me posting over at Live Renewed about Natural Ways to Repel Bugs, Ants, and Insects this Summer, and I’m excited to welcome Kelsey from Mrs. Dexter to I Dream of Clean: According to organizing guru Peter Walsh “The moment a flat surface in your home […]
Clutter. It happens to the best of us. We buy things we don’t need (hey, maybe it was a great deal). People leave things at our house. They give us gifts we don’t need. Random items sometimes just…appear. When it comes to Spring Cleaning it doesn’t matter why we have clutter; we just need to […]
[pinit] Amy from Angel in Your Pocket asked question on twitter that I knew would be impossible to answer in 140 characters. So I thought I’d give her my best answers right here and share with you. First of all, I struggle with keeping a clean and uncluttered home as well! I’m a pack rat […]
Today The Early Show was on as background noise when I heard the host mention something about trading household items on swapping websites. Since A few days ago I told you about 10 ways to sell or donate items so you can clean out your house and simplify your life the title of the segment […]