Category: Purging

Thrift stores are not just outlets for our trash & other donation guidelines

I’m sitting down to write this post about donation guidelines with some trepidation as it’s definitely a sensitive subject. I want to handle it with care and with grace because this topic has a tendency to rile people up. And that is not at all my goal for writing this post. Instead, I’m hoping to […]

Filed under: Clutter Control, Purging

My 2019 Purge Piles ~ Will 2020 be your year to curb your clutter?

I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again. You cannot truly get organized without first letting go of the clutter in your home. It just doesn’t work. Sure you can buy some baskets and bins to throw stuff into or even buy a bigger home to store all your things but ultimately the clutter […]

Filed under: Clutter Control, My Life, Purging

Small Organized Spaces: A Quick Organizing Fix for Reusable Water Bottles & Travel Mugs

Hi, I’m Laura and I have a reusable water bottle obsession. Yes I do. I guess it’s more like a reusable cup/travel mug obsession since I have many that I use for tea as well. However, the way they were stored made it difficult to get to the ones in the back of the cupboard. […]

Filed under: Containerizing, My Life, Purging

3 Practical Tips to Organize Your Closet Like a Pro

The following is a guest post with 3 practical tips to organize your closet like a pro from regular contributor, Morgan from Morganize with Me. It’s almost time for me to shift from my spring/summer capsule wardrobe to my fall/winter capsule wardrobe. So, in preparation, I made a point to go through all of my […]

Filed under: Closets, Guest Bloggers, Morgan, Purging

Why a Clutter-Free Life is Essential for Highly Sensitive People

I read the most interesting article today about clutter and I can’t stop thinking about it. So of course that means I have to jump on here and tell you all about it too. Melissa from Simple Lionheart Life wrote a blog post titled Why Highly Sensitive People Need Minimalism. Her post really resonated with […]

Filed under: My Life, Purging, Simplicity

Letting Go of Sentimental Items & a Fun Walk Down Memory Lane

Hi there friends, today I want to talk about letting go of sentimental items. You see I’ve had a huge project on my to-do list for quite some time. This project involved a memory tote I had from my school years and a hope chest filled to the brim of other memories from the years […]

Filed under: Containerizing, Keepsakes, Motivation-Encouragement, Purging