Category Archives: De-Clutter Your Life

Six Stages of Change

“Stepping onto a brand-new path is difficult, but not more difficult than remaining in a situation, which is not nurturing to the whole woman.” ― Maya Angelou I recently had the honour of visiting the Clutter Clearers Peer Support Group, a … Continue reading

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Huge Improvements on the De-Cluttering

The participants were asked to complete a self-assessment at the beginning of the Clearing Clutter Support Group and then again at the end. These assessments asked participants to rate themselves in 3 general categories: Clutter, Difficulty Discarding and Acquiring. The bar … Continue reading

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Clearing Clutter Support Group – Week 8

Well, yes, this is the final week (that sure flew by).   This week is somewhat bittersweet, especially with this group as there was such consistent attendance and it was also a nice small group.  Really, every group is special though!!  … Continue reading

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Clearing Clutter Support Group Week 7

An interesting week!!  Special Guests, inspiration, and ah ha moments !!! We had four guests come today from the Clutter Clearer’s Peer Support Group.  This group meets every Friday in a local coffee shop and all are graduates of the … Continue reading

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Clearing Clutter Support Group – Week 6

Wow, we are on the home stretch now – Week 6  Woohoo!!  We have had really consistent attendance in this group.  It is small which is nice, about 8 participants and one member was off sick this week.  We really … Continue reading

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Clearing Clutter Support Group – Week 5

Our group is two hours each week and participants soon figure out that we do have a set agenda that they can count on.  So each week we start with a Check in/Successes/Homework which means that everyone has the opportunity … Continue reading

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Clearing Clutter Support Group Week 4

Wow!! Week 4 already!!  The weeks sure do fly by.  Week 4 is the halfway point of the group and at this time it can get more challenging for participants.  They should be testing the waters now by not acquiring, … Continue reading

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Help Card for Emotional Shoppers

Do you need to cut down on your shopping?  Do you find yourself shopping to avoid uncomfortable feelings?  Are you in debt over your ears? ugh!!  Here is some help in the form of a card that you can cut … Continue reading

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Clearing Clutter Support Groups Work

Week One We had ten people signed up for the group and seven people showed up.   Two men and the rest women.  It is interesting that the stats show that more men have issues with “chronic disorganization or hoarding” than … Continue reading

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“Clutter is Really Just Deferred Decision Making”

What do you think of this expression?  Do you think this is true? I certainly do believe this and can be guilty of this myself.  Sometimes making no decision is really so much easier.   Not making a decision is really … Continue reading

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