Cluttered Moving

It can be very stressful simply to witness a family trying to move house never mind actually being the family involved. Speaking as someone who has experienced this many times, from bth sides, I can tell you moving is so much easier when the home is uncluttered and organised. It becomes apparent to most people when moving house how much stuff they have that they really don’t need or use, but now have to find the energy to prepare it, the means by which to move it and the space to accommodate it in the next home. This, I can tell you, is rarely a simple task especially given all the variables Continue reading

Taking a break

I am sure everyone has noticed how slack I have been, in recent times, with consistently posting here at 365 Less Things. After completing my mission to declutter over four years ago I have found it harder and harder to be enthusiastic about writing articles on the subject. This is mainly because, when not being focused passionately on the task of minimising it is hard to maintain the enthusiasm to write about it even though I still fervently believe in this way of living. I have attempted to make the task easier by switching the focus to daily mini missions but I still have a habit of missing Continue reading

Mini Mission – Tuesday 20Feb2018

Declutter a few little fiddly bits and pieces in the bottom of a drawer, basket or perhaps the glove compartment of your car. Little things pile up over time and look messy. Receipts, loose change, small hardware bits, notes, lip balms that get misplaced and go past their best by date... Continue reading

Mini Mission – Monday 19Feb2018

Declutter something that you have had for a really long time but no longer love or have a use for. Sometimes we keep things out of habit just because they have nearly always been a part of our lives. Is there something you own that no longer serves a purpose for you? Continue reading

Mini Mission – Wednesday 14Feb2018

Declutter something silver in colour. Continue reading

Mini Mission – Tuesday 13Feb2018

Declutter something that is white. Continue reading

Mini Mission – Monday 12Feb2018

Let’s keep it simple this week and have a colour coded set of missions. Today Declutter something black. Continue reading

Mini Mission – Friday 9Feb2018

Today take another look at those items cluttering up your kitchen benches making it difficult to keep this area clean. Now see if you can find a good place to put them away, but in a handy position, in one of the spaces you liberated throughout the week. This may take a little rearranging. Continue reading

Mini Mission – Thursday 8Feb2018

Choose another kitchen shelf to ruthlessly cull. Continue reading