Hoarding: When is Too Much Stuff Too Much?

Most folks have a weakness for accumulating something.  Shoes…kitchen gadgets…automotive tools…you name it! These items reflect our interests and our dreams.  We enjoy strutting about in the latest kicks.  We prepare and savor gourmet...

How an Estate Sale Moves Everything But the Kitchen Sink

What if you could sell roomfuls of things without having to pack, load, unload…and then possibly do all of this yet again for the things that didn’t sell? Sound good?  Then grab a seat because an estate sale may be just the ticket for you! ...

9 OnLine Selling Options to Clear Space in your Home

So you’ve made headway with identifying what items must go….. terrific! Perhaps you’ve got a wide array of things to sell, ranging from fly fishing rods to a Scandinavian blonde bedroom suite.  Are you ready for some online selling?  Think...

How to Release Other People’s Stuff from your Home

set yourself free! Does this sound familiar? The kids are grown and on their own…yet their childhood stuff is still stashed in your guest room/rumpus room/basement. Mom’s Lenox china and silverware for 16 are stowed in your dining room hutch. Dad’s...

Basic Rules to Edit Your Home Clutter with Heartfelt Intention

Setting the stage When you’re ready to pull the trigger on decluttering, start with establishing a few ground rules. All new habits take time and intention. It’s invaluable to think through what you want to accomplish..to envision how you want things to...

Decluttering 101 According to Mary V

The 4 Pillars of my Decluttering Philosophy will Kickstart your Fabulous Second Act! Decluttering seems like a no-brainer activity, doesn’t it? Get rid of the junk, organize your stuff, boom! But if it’s truly so simple, why is it so hard for many of us to...