3 Categories of Books You Can Easily Declutter

3 Categories of Books You Can Easily Declutter

Hello my Lovely!

Are you ready to declutter some books?

I bet you and I have something in common: we both love books and are avid readers. As a Professional Organizer, I often see massive book collections where only a tiny fraction of my clients' books are actually being used, loved and read.

And as a former Librarian, I have to say, it makes me giddy to help my clients with this. :) It is SO fun for me to dig in and help my clients discard the books that don't light them up anymore and then make the remaining collection both functional and beautiful.

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How to Declutter Your Junk Room in 7 Steps

How to Declutter Your Junk Room in 7 Steps

Have you been promising yourself that this year you are finally going to get organized?

You have some energy to tackle that junk room that you've been cramming stuff into (especially during the holidays when the rest of the house has to look nice) and is positively overflowing with stuff.

The other parts of your house might be looking pretty good but it might be because you've been pitching the stuff that you don't really know what to do with in one room...the dreaded junk room (aka the craft room, the basement, the guest bedroom, or whatever room is the one that collects all those random things from around the house to deal with...later.)

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How to Let Go of Sentimental Stuff

How to Let Go of Sentimental Stuff

I can get as excited about pretty office supplies and a sale at The Container Store as the next person, but truth be told, I'm more interested in the deeper meaning of why we do what we do. Why do we keep what we keep? Why do we hold on to things that don't serve us? Is it really just because we "don't have time" to clean up our homes or is it more complicated than that? What does the state of our homes say about how we feel about our lives? I believe that our homes are a mirror for our inner lives and circumstances. That there is a direct correlation between how we treat our belongings and our internal dialogue of how we feel about ourselves, our past, our futures and our values. The other day I was watching some Youtube videos on decluttering (I told you I'm a hardcore nerd!) and one came through my feed that grabbed my attention and then seriously riled me up after I watched it.

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