Category Archives: Organizing

What is your personal clutter model?

One of the first steps in being able to solve a problem is knowing what has led you to this issue.  Everyone is very individual in how they deal with their stuff.  So it can be important to figure out … Continue reading

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Getting Motivated with a To Do List

Getting motivated can be the most difficult part.  Have you ever found yourself saying “I am going to get up off this sofa and get started on cleaning, laundry, de-cluttering, as soon as I am done playing on facebook, reading blogs, … Continue reading

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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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3 Ways To Be More Grounded and Organized

As I write this post, I need to feel grounded, centered, calm and landed.  Just breathe!!   Sometimes, I really do feel that I am all over the map.  So many things to do, so little “spare” time and so many … 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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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 Group – Week 2

Week 2 will tell us which participants are really committed to the group.  We had one person drop out and another did not call or show up.  However, we had two new people as well.  One a previous group member … Continue reading

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