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The challenges of decluttering books

Decluttering is hard, yo! I knew that going in. You spend years and years of accumulating stuff, assigning them a specific, sometimes purely sentimental value. Of course, it’s going to be hard to get rid of them in a weekend! I was realistic about what decluttering would mean and how it could impact me. But… Continue reading The challenges of decluttering books

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Decluttering: what to do with the things you discard

Decluttering your belongings, no matter what method you use can be incredibly powerful. It can also be satisfying. Hell, even watching the Marie Kondo’s show on Netflix, when they get to the part of all the discarded things, packed neatly in plastic bags… Every time, I’m thinking “niiiice!” Then I decluttered my clothes, going from… Continue reading Decluttering: what to do with the things you discard

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What the #KonMari book taught me about decluttering

I don’t know what I was expecting when I first bought the Marie Kondo book “The Life Changing Magic of Tidying:  A simple, effective way to banish clutter forever”. I was fresh off binge-watching her Netflix show and was super stoked about getting my possessions under control. I was excited to declutter and I was… Continue reading What the #KonMari book taught me about decluttering

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Decluttering should probably be the first step

Every time I start getting passionate about something, I usually want to go all in, immediately. I want to do ALL THE THINGS, RIGHT NOW, and then when, inevitably, the results are not as good as I want, I get discouraged and my passion somewhat… disappears. And so, over the years, I’ve learnt that slow… Continue reading Decluttering should probably be the first step