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Clutter-free gift ideas

Christmas is, unfortunately, a rather large producer of waste. Novelty gifts are the worst (most end up in landfill), but there’s also a massive percentage of unwanted gifts that clutter

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Getting ready for Christmas

The stores have started it already – the Christmas stuff. The decorations are on sale already and it’s obvious to all that Christmas, faster than ever, is coming at us.

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Is it just more cabbage soup?

When I was a teenager in the late 80’s, I remember my mum going on the “Cabbage Soup Diet”. Basically the diet was that you pretty much only ate this

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Just like you

I had a client say to me recently “I wish I was like you”. When she explained further, it was apparent she was talking about some of the differences between

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“I might need it someday”

This is a really common thought that occurs to people when they are trying to declutter. It pops up when they come across an item that they haven’t been using,

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Like heroin for kids

I was working with my client today and we had a chat that I think you might want to hear too. She’s a single mum – her tween son is

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Things that masquerade as hoarding.

I have had quite a few clients that have been told they are “hoarders” (by experts and non-experts alike). Some diagnosed and some not diagnosed. And many clients have self-diagnosed

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Mindful acquisitions

One of the most common causes of clutter I come across is excess acquisitions; when people buy more stuff than they have space or need for. People shop for various

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