Tag Archives: purging

Peaceful Giving

Make peace with purging old gifts: First, re-experience the joy. The giver felt joy when they bought the gift for you, and you experienced joy when you received it. But you don’t have to keep holding on to the things … Continue reading

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Mini Makeover: Curtain Edition

Hanging sheers behind heavier window treatments. They offer privacy for transitional moments in the early mornings and late afternoons, “when we’re not quite ready to pull the curtains,” They can also filter light the rest of the day.

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Intentional Design

Be intentional in what you choose to bring home in the first place. Before I buy anything now, I ask myself, “Is this replacing something I already own that has gone through its life cycle?” Or if I buy this, … Continue reading

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Declutter for 30 minutes a day

 “We recently moved to a smaller house, and every day, I spend 30 minutes working through drawers,” “Having less stuff is so much better for your mental health.” If she puts together a pile to donate, she’ll drop it off … Continue reading

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Keep it Classy

Buy Items bigger than a “pineapple” and leave tchotchkes alone

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