Letting Go of Clutter — Why Is It So Hard?

Letting go of clutter is notoriously difficult. But why? I’m guessing that you are probably well aware that getting to the bottom of your clutter is a daunting task. Indeed, whatever form it takes, clutter seems to have a way of persisting. Maybe it’s in your space or on your computer. Maybe your to-do list…

Clearing Clutter is A Lot Like Weeding

Clearing clutter from your life, whether it’s in your space or on your To-Do List, is a sure path to decreasing your stress while increasing your efficiency and effectiveness. Try imagining your life as a garden. How do your flowers and vegetables thrive? Well, for one thing, weeding sure helps, doesn’t it?  Make space for…

Break Free of Your Clutter with These 5 Timely Tips

Your clutter, if you’re like many people, is a significant source of stress. This is true, whether your clutter is in your space, on your To-Do List or computer, or in your mind. No matter what its source, when you find time to clear your clutter you are giving yourself an energizing and very practical…

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…