Monthly Archives: July 2013

Decluttering My Bedroom Shelves

I’m on a minimalism and simplification kick, and I have to tell you I am LOVING IT so far. Last night I took on my bedside table/shelves. My husband and I moved into our house about five years ago. We … Continue reading

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More Space or Less Stuff?

My house is not small. It’s about 2,100 square feet. Downstairs we have a living room, family room, kitchen, dining room, foyer, half bathroom, and mudroom/pantry/laundry room. The family room has built-in shelves and a closet, the foyer has a … Continue reading

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Decluttering the Home Office

The first room I decided to really focus on is the home office/guest room. This is the room where we put everything upstairs that doesn’t seem to have a place — empty boxes, full boxes, off-season clothes, and tons and … Continue reading

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Project 333 Update – The Purge

Now that I selected and have started wearing my 33 items, it is time to purge my closet of everything else. Originally, I thought I’d just leave everything in there and just wear the 33 items. But part of Project … Continue reading

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Project 333 – A Minimalist Wardrobe

One of the items on my simplify plan is my wardrobe. There are a few reasons I need to simplify my wardrobe. First is that I have so many clothes that I don’t have a place to put everything, and … Continue reading

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7 Habits – Paradigms and Principles

I have tried to read Stephen Covey’s 7 Habits of Highly Effective People before. Once, I think I skimmed through the first and last paragraph of each section. Another time, I read it more slowly and was really enjoying it … Continue reading

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simplify {my inbox}

Who here gets too much email? *pick me* *pick me*!!! I’m totally loving Gmail’s new interface where they put your offers/ads/coupons in a separate tab in your inbox for Promotions. It’s super. But it’s less super when you get 5 … Continue reading

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