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The 12 Declutters of Christmas

Is Christmas feeling crowded already? The fact is that most households will be acquiring some stuff over the next week or so. However, in order to stay in control of your surroundings, there is no better time to think about what is superfluous to requirements and actually just cluttering up your home. The “one in, one […]

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How Tiny Habits Can Organise Your Life

What does it mean to Be Organised? Many people resolve to be more organised but as a standalone goal, it is WAY too big. As a result, it isn’t achievable and when people inevitably fail, they assume they just aren’t (and will never be) ‘that kind of person’ In fact, being organised comprises of many small […]

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How Travel Turned Me Into A Minimalist.

Although I have been lucky enough to visit many different countries, personally, I have never taken a sabbatical and traveled extensively for a period of time.  But I love the idea of taking a single backpack and moving freely and frequently. So I’m excited to share this guest blog by the founder of Smash Your To […]

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Cry It Out

Cry: “To shed tears to express pain, grief or other emotion” The key words are shed and express – in other words, let go of something. Crying may have all sorts of connotations but it is a simply a physical tool to express an emotional experience.  Not only is it completely natural but it is unique to […]

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10 Things To Chuck – today!

The decluttering process can be difficult, emotional and time consuming. Or it can be easy, laid back and quick! Here are 10 items to which you might be able to say a cheerful ‘cheerio’ – today! Old towels.  Many of us hold on to towels which are scratchy, threadbare or stained. Not to mention too […]

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Why I’ll Snub ‘Sober October’

I drink alcohol (Irish family line, teenager in the 90’s, middle class) I enjoy drinking alcohol. I gain value out of it. No apologies. Not one. I allow it to feature in my life but with the moderation necessary for me personally. All year. I won’t be partaking in Sober October. Or Dry January. Or any of […]

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Are we a nation of secret hoarders?

In this guest blog post, LOVESPACE explore the reasons behind the rising tide of ‘stuff’ in our homes and explore the costs of hidden clutter. Are we a nation of secret hoarders? A recent survey of more than 4,000 people by self-storage specialists LOVESPACE, found that the vast majority (95%) of respondents admitted to holding […]

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Sweet Surrender

When I look back now to the first week of August 2017, I can best describe myself as ‘permanently sitting on a roller-coaster, powered by sugar and caffeine’ I sigh as I look back, because I really do know better. I’d taken on too much client work (because I absolutely love my clients) for the time […]

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