Decluttering can be exhausting work. I'm sure you already knew that from experience.
Recently a client said to me at the end of a four hour session, "Why is this SO exhausting? I mean I know this is hard physical work but it feels like more than that. How come?"
She hit the nail on the head with that observation. Here's the thing: it's really not about the stuff. Yes, it's very tiring to move stuff around, lift heavy boxes, and do the equivalent of 50 squats picking stuff up off the floor but that's just part of what's going on. The real stuff that's going on it that decisions are finally being made and some (ok, a lot) of those decisions are hard.Read More