Claiming Calm — You Can Give that to Yourself Today

Claiming calm sounds delicious and powerful, doesn’t it? And yet, making time for a calm moment can be a little like finding clear space in a cluttered office. Does it feel impossible to you? Well, I’m here to tell you that it’s not impossible at all. And it’s a great gift that you can give…

Time, Energy, and Clutter — Clear Some Space with this Mindset Change

Clutter just seems to pile up, doesn’t it? Whether it’s in your space, your time, or in your mind, clutter is one of the biggest challenges that we all face in this day and age. And the busier you get, the more overwhelming it often feels. Maybe it’s the news cycle or your space or your to-do…

Declutter Your Space and Time with the Noguchi Filing System

Have you ever felt like you needed to declutter your workspace? (Who hasn’t?) And have you heard of the Noguchi Filing System? Well, if filing often falls to the bottom of your priority list, I think you’ll find this helpful. Especially when you’re pressed for time, filing often feels like an extra, cumbersome step. You know it’s important,…

Your Heart is Your Key to Creating Clutter-Free Time

Clutter-free time – doesn’t it sound delicious?  Well, the reality is that you can create this for yourself whenever you want to. Really. Let’s envision an ideal beginning to your day. You know your path and all that’s on it, because your plans follow your priorities. Even setbacks and surprises feel manageable. The most important tasks will get…

Drowning in Paper Clutter? Here’s Your 3-Step Path to Clutter-Free Calm

Finding time to deal with clutter is a challenge we all face. And paper clutter, for many, presents its own unique challenges. As someone who accumulates paper, and yes, paper clutter, I definitely have moments when I feel like I am drowning. Maybe it’s the interesting article I plan to read. Sometimes it’s the letter I need to answer or…

2 Simple Tips to Help You Simplify, Declutter, and De-Stress

Have you noticed the light changing? Here in New Hampshire the darkness falls later and later, and I don’t know about you, but my thoughts are turning toward spring. Possibilities are expanding as the light returns. Simple pleasures beckon as the world opens to newness. Soon enough, buds will be bursting, windows will be thrown open, and we’ll…

Clear Clutter to Free Up Energy and Time with These 3 Tips

Clutter makes every task harder and it drains your energy. It’s disturbing and unsettling. Things feel chaotic, unfinished and confusing. There’s just no getting around it. When you’re surrounded by clutter, you’re ultimately adding to your stress, while decreasing your chances of feeling settled and satisfied. Clearing clutter really helps. So, finding time for decluttering is…