Category Archives: Organization

Decluttering Diva Challenge – Day 4: Cost Based, Dream-Smashing, and Abundance Clutter

This post is Step 4 in a 5-part decluttering challenge by Mridu at LifeisOrganized.com.  To see the beginning of the series, check out De-cluttering Diva Challenge: Day 1.

We’ve reached Day 4 of the decluttering challenge!  According to Mridu, this is the last day of hard-core decluttering before finishing up the challenge with some clutter prevention techniques.

Today our assignment is:

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Decluttering Diva Challenge Day 3: Guilt Clutter

 

*This post is the third in a series of the 5-day decluttering challenge from Mridu Parikh at LifeIsOrganized.com.*

I’m continuing to work through the decluttering challenge, and I like how my three target areas (kitchen, master bedroom closet, and van) are looking less messy.  I also like how I’m changing the way that I view the items in my house.  I’m learning that it’s okay to be less emotionally tied to things that are cluttering my life and only focus on the important things.

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Decluttering Diva Challenge: Day 2

*This post is the second in a series of the 5-day decluttering challenge from Mridu Parikh at LifeIsOrganized.com.*

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Today was Day 2 of the Decluttering Diva Challenge, and the task was to actually deal with some of the clutter, i.e. get rid of it.  We were supposed to grab a trash bag, set a timer for 30 minutes, and toss any trash found in our top three areas (my 3 areas are the kitchen, van, and master closet.)  Trash was defined as any actual trash, in addition to items that are broken, dirty, expired, or just gross.

I didn’t have any appointments, so I hit my areas hard and ended up wearing myself out!

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Decluttering Diva Challenge: Day 1

*This post is the first in a series of the 5-day de-cluttering challenge from Mridu Parikh at LifeIsOrganized.com.*

When I read that a de-cluttering challenge was going on during a week where I would be hosting 2 events in my home, I was all for it and immediately signed up.  I welcomed the encouragement to whip my house into shape as we head into the holidays.

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