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Size Does Matter! How To Find More Space In A Tiny Kitchen!

HooplaHa | Posted 02.01.2017 | HuffPost Home

Organizational expert, bestselling author, and host of “Life Organized,” Barbara Reich knows a thing or two about clutter, especially when it come...

Engaging Yourself to Completion

Martha Ringer | Posted 01.24.2017 | Business
Martha Ringer

January is the month for intentions/goals! And bringing them to completion involves a clear, achievable outcome and specific action steps. The key ...

A Kink in the Works

Martha Ringer | Posted 01.02.2017 | Business
Martha Ringer

In the past couple of weeks I was at a retreat (sans computer or iPhone) and then it was Christmas and my usual unrestricted work flow turned quite st...

Overwhelmed With Household Clutter? Marie Kondo Shares One Easy First Step to Tidying Up

Quora | Posted 12.22.2016 | HuffPost Home

What advice can you give someone who is stuck between being inspired by your books, and yet seemingly procrastinating from organizing their household?...

How Keeping a Tidy Home Affects You Psychologically

Quora | Posted 12.21.2016 | HuffPost Home

How does keeping things tidy change people psychologically? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions ar...

Here's The Down-Low On Down-Sizing

Melissa Reed | Posted 01.20.2017 | Fifty
Melissa Reed

My husband and I followed our realtor's recommendations, cast aside our personal feelings and scrubbed the condo clean of any personality, going so far as to paint the entire thing white. Update: our home is presently under contract. Say no more.

What's Stopping You

Martha Ringer | Posted 12.02.2016 | Business
Martha Ringer

A few weeks ago I had a very clear knowing that it was time to share my writing on line. I envisioned having an online canvas (so-to-speak) on which t...

All Of Ours To Do

Martha Ringer | Posted 10.20.2016 | Business
Martha Ringer

Determining the next action is the crux of completing. And before doing that next action, first there is this decision to make: is this my next action or can I delegate it to someone else? (It's is good to delegate whenever possible.)

When Letting Go of Clutter Turns Into Forgiveness: A Love Letter To The Ones That Hurt Me

Sofia Alvim | Posted 09.29.2016 | HuffPost Home
Sofia Alvim

If you've been reading my stuff here for a little while, you already know that I talk about clutter as much more than what's overflowing in your space.

Attitude Adjustment

Martha Ringer | Posted 09.19.2016 | Business
Martha Ringer

Withheld and incomplete communications can pull more on our attention than not finishing an email inbox or completing a project. In my experience incomplete communications can seem subtle but as I describe in a recent experience of mine, not so subtle.

IN Consciousness

Martha Ringer | Posted 08.10.2016 | Business
Martha Ringer

IN is the location of everything you haven't yet seen or you have seen it and you are procrastinating on a decision. It's a physical designation and not a place in your head.

7 Clutter Problem Areas And How To Tame Them

Trulia | Posted 08.09.2016 | HuffPost Home

So you've found The One: a space to call your own. It's got a great location, the rent fits your monthly budget, and it even has a little architectural charm. The only downside? Its size. And while you knew things would be tight, there's still a moment of surprise when you realize that an amount of clutter that wouldn't make an impact in a larger place makes your apartment look as though it should be on Hoarders.

Don't Have Time To Look After Yourself? Here's What To Do.

Michele Lian | Posted 07.25.2016 | Business
Michele Lian

We’re all running out of time. This awareness hits me like a ton of bricks whenever I take a step back to think about the big picture of my life, an...

Completing Past Our Reactions

Martha Ringer | Posted 07.06.2016 | Business
Martha Ringer

Due to challenges with the placement of the cover of my new book, Tuck Me In, the printer decided to pull their contract. The email notifying me of this was easily something I could "react to." I was just about to begin one of my bi-weekly Hour of Focus calls and given the nature of the call I chose in the moment to reply to the email with a simple -- please reconsider.

Keep Your Dog Leash

Martha Ringer | Posted 06.06.2016 | Business
Martha Ringer

People are always asking me what to keep and what to toss and how do you make that determination. I start by asking myself am I regularly using it? Ne...

5 Ways Clutter Hurts Your Health (and How to Fix It) | Posted 06.06.2016 | Healthy Living

You might think that a few piles of clothes here, stacks of books and magazines there, and junked-up dresser drawers aren't hurting anyone. Think again. All of that clutter overcrowding your personal space might be affecting your health.

Let Go of Clutter and Make Space

Sofia Alvim | Posted 06.02.2016 | HuffPost Home
Sofia Alvim

Your stuff tells a story. If you don't like the story you can change it. My story was filled with layers of incomplete and unfinished things. Things ...

The Essential Piece

Martha Ringer | Posted 05.09.2016 | Business
Martha Ringer

For years I have been teaching about completing and how essential determining the next action is to moving something to completion. I love this word "...

The Real Definition of Clutter, According To A Life Coach

Sofia Alvim | Posted 04.29.2016 | HuffPost Home
Sofia Alvim

Your definition of clutter might be just how messy your space looks or how much paperwork you have in piles. Yes, those are common examples of clutter. But goes way beyond that. Let me show you why.

Day is Done

Martha Ringer | Posted 04.13.2016 | Business
Martha Ringer

The day is not consciously declared over and gets dragged into the night with us. There is no end to one day before the next one begins. Sleep can become one more to-do rather than a nourishing way to replenish.

Don't Let Clutter of Extraneous Thoughts Get in Your Way

The University of Central Florida Forum | Posted 04.13.2016 | Healthy Living
The University of Central Florida Forum

I didn't get an A in grade school art class, either, but that has not stopped me from finding ways to usher in a few moments of mindfulness for a more balanced day.

Your Clutter Says More About You Than You Think

Sofia Alvim | Posted 04.01.2016 | HuffPost Home
Sofia Alvim

The more curious and mindful you are about why the clutter is there, the more you can change the habits that got you cluttered in the first place. But once you are done with all the action, then you lean into everyday life and keeping things uncluttered becomes the mindful practice.

Sorting Frogs: A Case for Decluttering More Than Just Your Closet

Judy Warren | Posted 03.24.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Judy Warren

"Keep only those things that speak to your heart. Then take the plunge and discard all the rest. By doing this, you can reset your life and embark on ...

Do-Nothing Time

Martha Ringer | Posted 03.12.2017 | Business
Martha Ringer

That willingness to be fully present with ourselves creates calm, opens space and allows us to create from our fullness. Do-nothing time is golden and we are worth it.

6 Genius Tips For Decluttering Your Vanity

Allure | Posted 02.26.2017 | Style

By Jenna Rosenstein, Allure Photo: A SIMPLE HEDONIST/YOUTUBE There are those who can squeeze all their makeup into a Sonia Kashuk bag. Then th...