Let's look at why you shouldn't buy storage products now for your home. I know that they are pretty, and they promise to make life easier - but it's not enough to just buy them, they need to work for you - so I want you to wait a while before taking the plunge. This post tells you exactly … [Read more...] about THE #1 REASON WHY YOU SHOULDN’T BUY STORAGE PRODUCTS…YET
The most frequently asked question I hear about getting organised at home and in life is "Where should I start?"
.... followed swiftly by "and how should I get started /motivate myself to get it all done?"
If you're in this stage of getting organised, then you're in exactly the right place.
When you decide you want to get things sorted and create a simpler life, the whole process of what's needed can be really daunting, and overwhelm can set in all too quickly.
To combat this for you, I've written articles on all sorts of things you may well be wanting to know at this point - and broken them down into easy to find categories: -
Simply click on one of the images above to go to articles written about that specific thing, or you can scroll down this page to find all the articles waiting for you...
I hope they're useful, and I'm really looking forward to helping you along your journey to getting the life, and home, that you want.
Let's get the New Year off to a great start with these amazing motivational quotes. I've picked 5 of my favourite quotes to hopefully inspire you and get you moving in whatever you need help with when January comes around. Good luck, and I'd love to know how you get on! I love the … [Read more...] about 5 MOTIVATIONAL QUOTES TO KICKSTART THE NEW YEAR
How to create a backup plan that works - tips and ideas. If you woke up ill one day, would you be able to sort the kids / your home / your work / yourself? This backup plan will help you do just that - so let's get started and make EVERY part of your life that bit easier - even if you did … [Read more...] about WHAT WOULD HAPPEN IF YOU FELL ILL? – WHY HAVING A BACKUP PLAN IS CRUCIAL
When you have too much on your plate, the only thing you want to do is have a little ME TIME. If this seems too hard to even contemplate squeezing into your schedule, then think again!. Me time can help you in SO many ways, that you really can't afford to miss it out. It doesn't have to take loads … [Read more...] about 20 AMAZING ‘ME TIME’ IDEAS FOR INSPIRATION WHEN YOU NEED SOME TIME TO YOURSELF
If you're busy doing task after task to get your home and life sorted, then you may be feeling tired and a little unloved and under-appreciated. Why not reward yourself a little? It will give you some motivation, and a well earned treat. If you like the idea, here are 32 ideas to get you … [Read more...] about 32 BRILLIANT WAYS TO REWARD YOURSELF FOR A JOB WELL DONE
I've put together an amazing list of 31 ways to simplify life easily. Change your life little by little and make things easier for yourself. Find out more about ways to make life streamlined starting right now! One of the main things myself and ALL my friends seem to say … [Read more...] about 31 AMAZING WAYS TO SIMPLIFY LIFE – STARTING RIGHT NOW
Do you have a 5 year plan or do you think it's a waste of time?. When you read this, you'll see exactly why it's such a great idea that can really change how you live - and how you get to where you ultimately want to be - in 5 years!. Let me ask you a couple of questions... When … [Read more...] about HOW TO CREATE A 5 YEAR PLAN
Along the journey of getting more organised, you will find that you learn lessons that will help you in the future. These lessons are what I like to call the "truths of organising". Once you understand these truths, the whole process of organising becomes so much easier, and you will be less … [Read more...] about 10 ASTONISHING TRUTHS OF ORGANISING TO MAKE LIFE EASIER
I wanted to share a fantastic infographic that I was sent the other day, and it's all about how to simplify your life - the perfect theme for this blog! I talk a lot on this site about making life easier and how many benefits it has when you do. You are less stressed, more productive, happier and … [Read more...] about HOW TO SIMPLIFY YOUR LIFE – 12 EASY WAYS
If you've ever asked yourself " How do I start my morning well?" then you're in the right place! Adding some morning habits to your routine as soon as you wake up will literally change how you feel each morning - in a really positive way. After all, the habits you do every day can truly make or … [Read more...] about 25 EASY MORNING HABITS THAT WILL CHANGE YOUR LIFE – ONE MORNING AT A TIME
How to get motivated when the last thing you feel like doing is anything at all... This can be a huge issue for most of us at some time or another, so I thought I'd follow on from a similar post I wrote a while back, and tackle this today by sharing some more easy solutions to help. If you're … [Read more...] about HOW TO GET MOTIVATED – 7 EASY WAYS TO GET THINGS DONE
Following on from my post this week to show you how to set a new years resolution that lasts - I wanted to give you my list of 101 new years resolution ideas for inspiration. I'd love to know which you end up doing (or if you have any to add to the list!) so please leave a comment at the end of … [Read more...] about 101 INSPIRING NEW YEARS RESOLUTION IDEAS – WHICH WILL YOU TRY?
Do you set new years resolutions every year? Do you manage to stick to them? Do you like the idea of setting new years resolutions, or do you think they are a waste of time? Well - today I wanted to talk a little about resolutions, and my fail-proof way of thinking about them so that you set … [Read more...] about THE FAIL PROOF WAY OF CREATING NEW YEARS RESOLUTIONS THAT LAST…
We all need a little motivation from time to time, and so I have gathered together some of my favourite motivational quotes, those that are specifically related to clutter and decluttering. If you are in the process of decluttering and organising anywhere in your home, I'm sure you will find at … [Read more...] about 5 MOTIVATIONAL QUOTES TO HELP YOU DECLUTTER
Do you ever wonder how some people can get so much done - whereas others struggle to just get through the day? I do - often - and I wanted to look today at why this may be. Why do some people have no time at all, when others can find the time to do everything they want to do? - … [Read more...] about DON’T HAVE TIME TO GET THINGS DONE?… THINK AGAIN
I love quotes, and inspirational quotes are a way to get a little positivity into my day quickly and easily. They can really help to give a boost to the day, as they enable you to see things from a different perspective, especially if you are having a tough day - which, lets face it, we all … [Read more...] about 3 INSPIRATIONAL QUOTES TO BOOST YOUR DAY
Does your TO DO list drive you mad? Do you work through as much as you can each day, only to find that you have added on as many as you have taken off - if not more? - You are not alone, and this post can help you tackle your TO DO list in 5 easy steps so you can take back control once and for … [Read more...] about HOW TO TACKLE A NEVER ENDING TO DO LIST – IN 5 EASY STEPS
Are you constantly doing one thing but thinking about another? Do the jobs you still have to get through daunt you? You are definitely not alone. This post has been written to hopefully alleviate some of the feelings of overwhelm that can strike at any time, and help you to move towards your goals … [Read more...] about FEELING OVERWHELMED? – WHY FOCUS CAN HELP
This blog covers all manner of topics about getting organised - from planning out your home, to decluttering, to organising everything that's left. Today I wanted to look at something that I have frequently been asked about and that is how to make sure that when you put things in the place you want … [Read more...] about 9 EYE OPENING QUESTIONS TO ASK WHEN GIVING THINGS A HOME IN YOUR HOUSE
I wrote a post a few weeks ago on setting goals in line with the seasons, and why that works really well. As I class the start of the spring season as the start of March, it's a time when I will be looking at what I want to achieve within the next 3 months, and you may well be too. As such, I … [Read more...] about 11 UPLIFTING QUOTES TO INSPIRE YOU AND YOUR GOALS