clutter

Try A Computer 'Desktop Zero' To Stay Focused On Your Work

Let’s face it: some of us have messy desktops. If you can’t focus, try a “Desktop Zero” approach to stay productive.


Make Decluttering Easier By Ditching Items You've Kept Out Of Guilt

When you’re trying to minimise the amount of clutter you have around the house, there are a lot of things that can hold you back. Don’t let guilt be one of them.


Take Advantage Of The IKEA Effect To Be More Satisfied With Your Stuff

Most furniture that you get from IKEA needs to be assembled with your own two hands. Which can mean you feel a sense of accomplishment in addition to getting a new piece of furniture. Try focusing on buying or making stuff yourself to build more satisfaction with your life.


Learn Non-Attachment By Getting Rid Of One Small Thing Each Day

Many of us get stressed and can’t let go of our problems. Buddhism teaches the concept of “non-attachment” to allow us to move on from what’s bothering us. Giving up a few material possessions with intention might jump-start the process.


Create A Minimalist Wardrobe With These Essential Clothing Items

You don’t need a lot of clothes to look great every day. Streamlining your wardrobe to only the clothes you’ll actually wear will, in fact, save you time and stress. Here are some suggestions for both men and women for the main necessities.


Avoid Overthinking Outfits With A 'Stash' Of Your Go-To Items

Most of us have trouble deciding what to wear at least sometimes. Creating a basic capsule wardrobe can help, but some people prefer a little more variety. To eliminate outfit indecision, dedicate an area in your closet to clothes that go with anything.


Follow These Simple Guidelines When Pricing Items For A Garage Sale

If you’ve never held a garage sale before — or just not sure about the best way to price your stuff — these guidelines can help you price things reasonably and get them sold.


Clear Out Your Overwhelmed Email Inbox With The Nuclear Option

Desperate times call for desperate measures. If you’ve tried a bunch of different strategies to get your inbox under control with no success, it might be better to start with a clean slate.


Hang A 'Discard Bag' In Your Closet To Regularly Declutter Clothes

Many of us put off decluttering our closets until they’re so packed and we have no choice to but evaluate the space, but cleaning as you go is better. Make it easier on yourself with a discard bag in the closet and this quick rule of thumb.


Start From Nothing And Add Back In For More Effective Decluttering

It’s a great feeling to get rid of things you no longer need or use. But it can be hard to decide what to lose and what to keep. For more effective decluttering, don’t take stuff out — add it back in.