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Cures for Too Much

Dawn Falcone | Posted 09.01.2016 | Healthy Living
Dawn Falcone

Getting organized is a life changing habit. Life changing habits take time, effort and practice to implement. It's a marathon, not a race so keep at it. The benefits will make the process completely worth it.

There's A Better Way To Manage Your Kids' Many Art Projects

OWN | Lynn Okura | Posted 09.01.2015 | OWN

As all parents know, children have a constant stream of creativity. Every finger painting, macaroni necklace and Popsicle stick project is a work of a...

A Smarter Way To Organize All Those Serving Platters

OWN | Lisa Capretto | Posted 08.19.2015 | OWN

Divided trays, serving platters, muffin tins, extra-large plates -- they're amazing to have when you throw a party. But most of the time, these oversi...

How To Keep Toys From Totally Taking Over Your Home

OWN | Lisa Capretto | Posted 08.11.2015 | OWN

If you have kids, you have toys, and if you have toys, you have messes. It might seem like an unavoidable reality to just make do with the scattering ...

The Only Cookbook You Ever Need

OWN | Lynn Okura | Posted 08.03.2015 | OWN

Cookbooks have a way of collecting dust in the kitchen. We hold onto them for decades, as if this could be the year we finally tackle that boeuf bourg...

The 10-Minute Routine That Transforms A Cluttered Home

OWN | Lynn Okura | Posted 07.27.2015 | OWN

It all happens so quickly: One minute, you have a manageable pile of junk mail on the dining room table. A few days later... and you'd rather eat on t...

An Organizing Expert's Simple Rule For Setting Up Your Kitchen

OWN | Posted 07.07.2015 | OWN

"What's the point of being organized if it doesn't make your life just that little bit easier?" This is organizing expert Peter Walsh's chief philo...

The One-Month Experiment Guaranteed To Clear Your Kitchen Clutter

OWN | Posted 06.29.2015 | OWN

Kitchens have the tendency to become overrun with small appliances, pots and pans, cookbooks and various culinary gadgets, but it's what you don't see...

A Simple Solution For Annoying Junk Mail

OWN | Posted 06.25.2015 | OWN

No matter how many mailing lists you unsubscribe from or how many accounts you switch to paperless, it still seems as if junk mail has an annoyingly p...

7 Pro Tips to Help You Declutter Every Room in Your House

Maria Rodale | Posted 05.26.2016 | HuffPost Home
Maria Rodale

by guest blogger Leah Zerbe, online editor for For as long as I can remember, I've kept my schedule packed to absolute capacity. I lik...

Is Your Messy Desk a Sign of a Cluttered Mind?

John Egan | Posted 04.06.2015 | Business
John Egan

Are you cluttered or creative if your desk looks like an F5 tornado rumbled through? HR managers in the U.S. are split on their attitudes toward messy desks at the office.

Former 'Oprah Show' Guests With A Messy Car Get A Big Surprise

OWN | Posted 08.29.2014 | OWN

Cars appeared on the "Oprah Show" stage only a handful of times in the talk show's 25 years, but only one of those times revealed a vehicle as disastr...

5 Incredibly Simple Ways To Save $1,000 This Year

The Huffington Post | Brie Dyas | Posted 01.07.2016 | HuffPost Home

Of all the things to enjoy about your home, the unholy surprise of opening up one's energy bill doesn't make the list. There are, however, a few simpl...

15 Declutter Projects For A Saner You

Posted 04.07.2014 | OWN

By Peter Walsh The Door Tax Place an empty moving box near your door to collect items bound for Goodwill. Every time you leave your house th...

The Epic Yard Sale That Helped One Community Heal

Posted 03.12.2015 | OWN

The winner of our first annual Declutter for a Cause challenge (conceived with Peter Walsh) rallied her friends and neighbors for an epic town-wide ya...

I Can't Pinpoint When the Problem Started: It Was Just There

The University of Central Florida Forum | Posted 03.24.2014 | Fifty
The University of Central Florida Forum

As I grow older, a bad word that starts with "C" has crept into my vocabulary -- and my environment. I'm having a hard time ridding myself of it. It niggles at my edges, and like a bad haircut, it has become my constant companion.

Coming Out (of My Closet)

Laura Rossi Totten | Posted 01.23.2014 | Style
Laura Rossi Totten

I have a skeleton in my closet: everything is a mess. The closet -- not me.

Did This Extreme Hoarder Stay Clean?

OWN | Posted 09.30.2013 | OWN

Compulsive hoarder and self-described shopaholic Sharyn Dorfman will forever live in "The Oprah Show" hall of fame after shocking viewers with the jaw...

WATCH: Clean Out Your Garage In Just 15 Minutes

The Huffington Post | Michelle Manetti | Posted 07.19.2013 | HuffPost Home

This is one task you want over with ASAP.

5 Secrets For A Clutter-Free Holiday

Posted 03.09.2015 | OWN

By Kate Rockwood If the very mention of the holidays has you overwhelmed -- decking the halls, shopping for 82 family members, stocking up on box...

Dealing With Extreme Clutter

Peter Walsh | Posted 02.28.2012 | TV
Peter Walsh

Your home is a reflection of your life. It's impossible to make your best choices for your most authentic life in a cluttered, messy, disorganized space -- it just doesn't happen!

'Extreme Cluttter' Helps Mackenzie Phillips Shed The Past

Posted 12.29.2011 | TV

Former "One Day at a Time" star Mackenzie Phillips has had a difficult few years, between a stint on Vh1's "Celebrity Rehab" and being in the media sp...

Did the BlackBerry Eat My Girlfriends?

Cassandra M. Bellantoni | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Cassandra M. Bellantoni

I love technology when it brings us together, promoting understanding and lifting our collective consciousness, but in this era of instant communication, I'm still finding contact doesn't always equal connection.

Clutter Management: Can A Book Clean Your Teen's Room? (VIDEO) | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Peter Walsh, "Oprah's clutter guru," has a new book out to help teens clean their messy rooms called "It's All Too Much, So Get It Together." Watch hi...