You spend hours, days, even weeks battling to get your kitchen back to ‘normal’ and all you can feel now is fear that it will slip out of control again. I know how you feel. I also know that it takes very little neglect for that to happen. After all, it got that way in… Read More My 15 Minute Kitchen Cleanup Routine
I just found out today that my SS is coming to stay for a few days next month. I have very mixed emotions about this as I am sure you can imagine. It’ll be great to see him again but I have reservations because the house is the worst it’s ever been. The SS’s room The SS’s… Read More SS Coming For a Visit in August
When you know you want to do something about the mess in your house but feel totally overwhelmed be the enormity of the task it is almost impossible to know where to start. As my house has several rooms that require a lot of work I know the feeling well. Where to Start If your… Read More Decluttering: Where to Start
Are You A Hoarder? Have you found yourself asking ‘Am I a hoarder?’ lately? If so it is not surprising given how much hoarding has been in the spotlight over recent years. If you have been asking yourself this question lately then obviously you have cause for concern. With hoarding now being recognized as a… Read More Am I A Hoarder?
One very hard lesson I have learned over just this past couple of years is that when I tidy stuff up it has to be for me and not my spouse or anyone else who lives in my home! Too often I would look for appreciation and encouragement from my spouse and when it was… Read More Decluttering is a Personal Journey