Three Ways to Keep Clutter At Bay

Three Ways to Keep Clutter At Bay

How do you maintain your home so that it doesn't fill up with clutter and mess?

There are 3 simple rules to follow or integrate into your life that can make a really big difference in the level of clutter and messes you have in your home.

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Decluttering Your Energy Field

Decluttering Your Energy Field

Guest post by Iris Arjeta

A clear, calm space has great energy. You feel expansive and free in a well-organized space. You can breathe easier, rest more deeply, and clearly know what you want and need in your life when your senses aren't overwhelmed by clutter.

You know you love this feeling, yet it's still a struggle to organize and de-clutter your home. Maybe it's because your energy could use a bit of spring cleaning.

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What Your Clutter Says about You

What Your Clutter Says about You

I know you're overwhelmed. I can feel the tension of Ihavesomuchtodo. I have it too.Today, right now, I want you to stop. Look at the surface in front of you.Observe it without judgement. It's just stuff. Maybe there's a cup of cold coffee. Some papers. Your daughter's socks. An overdue library book. A project you've been working on.

It means you're alive. It means you hit the lottery and got another day. You're not behind. You're living your life.

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How to Organize Your Paperwork

How to Organize Your Paperwork

Do you want to know how to deal with the paper clutter that is taking over your house? In order to organize your papers, the first thing you need to do is create a home for them! I'm going to show you how to create a paperwork system so you know what to keep and where to put them.

This is the second part in the Paperwork Bootcamp: Putting Paper in Its Place series! You can find part one here.

If you've done the suggestions in the first part of the series, you've corralled your papers into one or two places in your home.  We are going to focus on the (relatively) current paperwork in your home and build a "Current" paperwork filing system. I will say it again and again: Keep It Simple. No, not leave it where it lays simple, but up into a simple, easy system that everyone in your home can get understand and use.

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