Uncluttered: Dining Room Edition

We are currently in Week 3 of Joshua Becker’s excellent online course Uncluttered. I participated in this course back in the spring / early summer, but only made it to Week 3 before life got in the way of any meaningful progress. However, Joshua, in his kindness, allows participants to retake the course as many…

Holiday Declutter Progress Week Two

Time for a Holiday Declutter Streak project update! I did not get as much decluttering done this week as I had hoped. Tuesday evening was the monthly trivia night with my Mensa group at the local pub. I am a introvert by any definition – it took me two years to work up my courage…

Frugal Fix-It Weekend

This weekend, I got a lot accomplished. While that may not sound like a big deal to you, it is a big deal for me. You see, usually I head into the weekend with a long wish list of Things I Want To Get Done. Then, I spend all Saturday morning watching The Property Brothers…

Start With The Easy Stuff

An MSN article reposted by Joshua Becker on Becoming Minimalist, which I discussed in my last post, presents seven useful tips for decluttering. The first tip, Start With The Easy Stuff, seems blatantly obvious, but disregarding it has been the downfall of many would-be declutterers – at least, it was the downfall of me. I…