Category Archives: declutter

Tweaking the playroom

Adding a very quick and easy Book Nook to the playroom. Before: After: Re-vamping “Dress-up corner“:  $1.00 row of hooks from the dollar store and a treasure box gifted to us at Christmas.  Hang clothes and toss hats, jewelry, shoes, … Continue reading

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What’s going Wednesday # 12

The excited has not gone away!  I am still happily “destuffing”  our house.  I am realizing that everyone is right when they say it is an ongoing process.  I am ok with that, but I will feel I reached a … Continue reading

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When I should be decluttering…

When I should be decluttering drawers, closets, bedrooms, and playrooms I was instead playing with blocks.  Well, sort of.   I found a board in the basement and some wooden pieces from a recent home project.  I decided to build … Continue reading

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Too many clothes-update #1

I know I don’t wear all the clothes I own but with some pieces I always play the “someday” game.  I have already gotten rid of 3 laundry baskets (pictured below) full of clothes belonging  to myself and my husband. … Continue reading

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Another day- more stuff!

I gathered these items from around the kid’s bedroom.  As I went through the pile I put each item in an appropriate box. In the blue bin I put all clothes that were outgrown and need to be saved for … Continue reading

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A place for everything and everything in it’s place

As part of my goal to simplify my life, I have been getting rid of the “stuff” in my house that just doesn’t serve a purpose.  I have been showing you everything I am removing from the house through my … Continue reading

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What’s going Wednesday #8

  More thing-a-ma-jigs and what-nots out the door. Another Christmas item meets its end.  The poor little sheep only wanted to hang out with its sheep friends near a manager.  M thought she should dance and she ended up on … Continue reading

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A productive day

Yesterday was a productive day.  Well, sort of.  We had no where that we had to be so we spent the entire day at home.  This was nicer than usual because my house was clean.  It was clean solely due … Continue reading

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Too many clothes!

The holiday weekend is officially over.   Before the holiday decorating frenzy begins I will single-handedly tackle the clothes monster currently roaming our house.  I asked my husband to set up the 6 foot folding table in the middle of … Continue reading

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What’s going Wednesday #4

Going this week: Bags and a magazine rack that I love but do not use and are therefore going. Random shirts, a frying pan, this strawberry shortcake game (box only) and ironically yes, these organization books that I have read … Continue reading

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