Tag: getting rid of stuff

Guidelines to Donating Your Stuff

In a world gone green, everyone wants to leave less of a carbon footprint. Even so, it can be a challenge to get rid of things. This is especially true when it isn’t able to be reused or upcycled. Here are some guides when it comes to donating your stuff. 1. Electronics- Best Buy and... Read more »

Purging- Should You Give Stuff To Friends

Sometimes its hard to get rid of stuff. Even if it doesn’t fit our needs anymore. We feel the guilt of the money that we spent. We analyze the item and its value. Did we even use it? Yes, there can be a lot of consideration before we choose to part with things. With that... Read more »

Staying Organized- Processing The Incoming

Everyday we have items that come into our home. Its a never ending battle of the stuff. Whether is mail, clothing, online orders, or misc items; it has to be handled and put away. It creates piles and can turn into clutter if its allowed to sit. How should you handle all the incoming? The... Read more »
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Six Reasons We Can't Get Rid Of Stuff

One of my tops tips for organizing is to limit the incoming. Once it comes in your home, its hard to let it go. There are all sorts of reasons that we can’t let it go of thingsĀ  when they doesn’t provide a use for us anymore. Here are the top six reasonsĀ  I hear... Read more »

The Harsh Reality Of Selling Your Stuff

The other day I was doing some research for a potential client who wanted to sell some items. Even though I knew what the answers would be, I politely made the call. The harsh reality is that a lot of things that were once treasured aren’t able to be sold for even close their original... Read more »

Giving Up Clutter For Lent- 40 Bags In 40 Days

In the last few days there has been a picture that has gone viral around the internet. Its pretty self- explanatory- giving up clutter for Lent. What a great idea. I wish that I would have thought of it!! The goal is to fill up any sized bag with items each day. At the end... Read more »
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Out With The Old, In With The New; Getting Stuff Out Of Your Home

As my European friends always say, America is a consumable/throw away society. We are constantly looking for bigger and better things. We love to upgrade our stuff. Whether it needs to be upgraded or not, we like change. We like new stuff. So what do you do with your “old stuff when you upgrade? Do... Read more »