Second-Hand Stores Can Be Your Decluttering Partners

As part of my recent series about downsizing or decluttering by selling, here is the final method to consider: second-hand stores. Wherever you live, there is sure to be at least one second-hand store in your town. There are a few different types so I will share three...

Three Considerations to Maximize your Return When You Sell your Stuff

What’s your stuff worth? When you decide to release what you no longer need, use or love in your home, you’ve taken the first essential step towards decluttering for a better you! But now, what will you do with those things?  There are four possible...

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...

What Exactly is Clutter…and Why Do I Have It?

One woman’s trash is another woman’s treasure Arriving at a basic definition of clutter is paramount to successfully clearing space in your place “Release the clutter in your life and set yourself free! Make room for what matters now!” Ahhh,...

The Surprising Downside of a Cluttered Life

Let it go! The advantages of decluttering….well, aren’t they obvious? On the surface, yes: less stuff to deal with…boom! But have you ever realized how insidious clutter really is? It’s more than just having too much physical stuff in your...