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“DR. KOST”... Helping You Gain Productivity In Your Decluttering Process

I think we are all in search of some way or another to get more energy, especially those of us who have children. We want to be productive people so that we even have time and energy to spare. That would be so great wouldn't it? Well, it can happen, in the ...

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“D.R. K.O.S.T.”... What Does This Acronym Mean?

How Can It Help Me Get Decluttered? “D.R.K.O.S.T.” will give you a clear plan and keep you focused while sorting through your clutter. It gives you six clear options or categories to divide your items into. D -Donate R -Relocate K -Keep O -Others Belongings S -Sell T -Trash / Recycling D.R.K.O.S.T. also goes a step further ...

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Sorting is a Key When Decluttering

The sorting process is key to becoming organized. It is essentially the starting point to regain your family and your focus in life. In the process of thinking through what you want to keep in your home,or what you can give up and really live better without it, helps in all ...

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3 Ways Clutter Can Benefit You?

3 Ways Clutter Can Benefit You?

So often, when we think of getting organized we automatically want to run out to the store and buy the latest and cutest containers and colorful labels to put on those containers. However, in order for you to truly become organized and maintain that organization, you have to declutter your ...

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Is Your Home Cluttered?

Is Your Home Cluttered?

We usually take a look at those gorgeous photos found in catalogs or on TV. and wish that our homes looked just like those do. Well, I'm here to tell you that unless you find a genie in a bottle it's just not going to happen. I have all the proof for ...

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3 Easy Steps to Start Decluttering Your Home Today:  Step #3… Put it Where it Belongs

3 Easy Steps to Start Decluttering Your Home Today: Step #3... Put it Where it Belongs

Have you ever picked something up and wondered to yourself how did this get in here? Actually just tonight right before I sat down to write, I had one of those moments, well actually my husband did and we both got a great laugh out of it. Earlier today my husband gave ...

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3 Easy Steps to Start Decluttering Your Home Today: Step #2… Decide

3 Easy Steps to Start Decluttering Your Home Today: Step #2... Decide

Now this step will be a little more difficult as most decisions are, but not at all impossible to accomplish, so get that thought out of your head before it plants itself there permanently. This step is what will keep most people from becoming decluttered, but really shouldn't because it's not ...

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3 Easy Steps to Start Decluttering Your Home Today: Step #1… Pick It Up

3 Easy Steps to Start Decluttering Your Home Today: Step #1... Pick It Up

What are some motivational reasons for wanting to pick things up to begin with? - That item causes you to be frustrated - That item doesn't belong there. - You don't want that item any more. - That item may need to be fixed. - You use that item in another room completely. - That item ...

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3 Easy Steps to Start Decluttering Your Home Today

3 Easy Steps to Start Decluttering Your Home Today

In my experience in decluttering my own home the “what” has always been easier than the “how.” In one way or another I always knew “what” needed to be decluttered. Whether it was by the kid's toys overflowing in the hallways, stacks of mail taking up any given counter, or not ...

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How to Have a More Focused Day

How to Have a More Focused Day

Being a stay at home mom usually requires a lot of attention on lots of different things throughout your day. You have breakfast, lunch, dinner, laundry, practices, schooling, playtime, cuts and scrapes to mend, fights to break up, toys to share... my goodness if I don't stop now I won't get ...

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Disorganization: 5 Reasons It’s Harming Your Quality of Life

Are you living your life to the fullest that you possibly can?

If the answer to that question was yes, then great I am very happy for you in all your successes. But if the answer to that was a dreadful NO, then let’s take a look at why that might be so.

A lot of times being disorganized can hold you back to the degree that you can’t really function in life any more. And even past that you start to not care what happens and you just let life take you where it wants you to go instead of where you want to go.

It starts to control and define who you are leaving you to just accept what it hands out. Where does that leave you? Yeah I know it leaves you living life, right? Or does it? Is the amount of stuff that you have in your life leaving you on the side of the mountain that you don’t want to be? Read More…

Organizing For This Seasons Traveling – Part One

Are you going to take any long trips this season to go visit those loved ones that you only see once a year? Do you dread the experience just because you know that in times past traveling is such a stressful, disorganized project and you just can’t seem to get it under control?

Do you need some suggestions to help the organizing process go smoother this year?

Well, here might be some solutions to help you this year. Read More…

10 Ways To Get Motivated Before Tackling Clutter

It usually takes motivation for us to get started and stay working strong on projects of any kind. And it usually takes a little extra motivation for those projects that we don’t want to do. Read More…

Causes and Effects of Disorganization

Disorganization can turn someone’s world absolutely upside down and be a barrel full of stress and chaos to a person involved in it.

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Decluttering…Using a Sterilite 12-Quart Dish Pan

 

Okay, this week’s Winner of the Week is a repeat from a previous blog post but I can’t talk about it enough.

 

 

Sterilite 12-Quart Dish Pan

This is such a simple item but the uses for them are unlimited.

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Motivational Monday – A Call to Declutter

For this week’s motivation we are going to call in a little Mary Poppins to help us get motivated and declutter.

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Organized Home: Is The Size of Your House the “Real” Problem?

Do you have to have a certain size house to have an organized home?

 

It’s usually a thought that comes into our heads at least once a week maybe even once a day. “If I just had a bigger house I would have more space and less clutter filling it up. I could really have an organized home if I just had more space to put my things.”

Then it becomes an issue that you just aren’t going to do anything to get rid of clutter and more organized unless you have that bigger house. Read More…

Winner of the Week Wednesday – Multi Purpose Utensil Rack

I absolutely love organizing products that you can use in multiple rooms, ways, and purposes.

This is an organizing product that you can do that with which is so great. It says it’s for the kitchen, but let’s think outside the box for a moment and look at the possibilities.

Oxo SteeL Kitchen Tool and Utensil Rack

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Motivational Monday – One Step at a Time

 

Organizing Your Home?

Just take it one step at a time, you’ll make it!

Clutter and Health: How Are They Related?

Are there links between your health and how organized you are?

Does your home and the clutter in it really effect the way your body feels?

10 ways a cluttered home can be health hazardous to you…

1)  How many times have you tripped over something(s) in the middle of your floor which took you sailing across the floor and taking a harsh landing? How bad did that clutter hurt your body or health.

2)Do you really need to get those fire detectors in your home checked, but because of the amount of clutter in your home you are too ashamed to have someone come in? Can this cause problems to your health or your loved ones in your home? Of course it can, in so many ways. Read More…