Tag Archives: tidying

Does ‘Emptying the Bins’ Count as Decluttering?

I was sitting here this evening feeling really tired wanting to go to sleep but hadn’t decluttered anything or written today’s blog. I tried to think of something small I could tackle, and then I realised… …I’d spent a good … Continue reading

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The Shoe Cupboard Saga Continues…

Following on from yesterday’s blog 61 Pairs of Shoes and 4 Cans of Paint, I still had the surplus shoes etc. to sort out today. This is where I’m up to: A few pairs need to be cleaned up and … Continue reading

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61 Pairs of Shoes and 4 Cans of Paint

I was horrified when I counted the number of pairs of shoes in the family shoe cupboard, and this number doesn’t even include the ones that are in the bedrooms! There are four of us in the house though and … Continue reading

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An Extra Basket of Clean Washing Vs. Full Cupboards and Drawers

Being late in the evening again and having had a long and busy day, I needed something quick to declutter. Then I spotted it: ‘the extra basket of washing’ that keeps being moved from ironing board to bed in the … Continue reading

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How Many Carrier Bags Do I Actually Need?

After spending a full day at work followed by parents’ evening and then making dinner, it was late evening before I could think about what small decluttering task I could fit into today. Instead of walking into the kitchen to … Continue reading

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A Multi-Purpose Airing Cupboard (Now Decluttered)

Today, I had a little bit more time than usual for my decluttering challenge, so I decided to take out the entire contents of my airing cupboard. (Well, that’s what we call it anyway – not sure if everyone does. … Continue reading

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Quick Tidy of the Lounge Before My Massage

Just before my lovely friend came round to give me a massage this morning, I spent 10 mins tidying up the fireplace and mantlepiece. Also gave the room a quick once over with the duster and vacuum cleaner. There wasn’t … Continue reading

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