Do you tend to hang on to things? Maybe your significant other does? I am definitely a cluttered person, but I do try to get rid of things when the time is right. Some people I know won’t get rid of anything, even 20-year-old college textbooks that are pretty obsolete by now. I think sometimes a list is helpful, because it’s easy to push these items to the back of the closet or dresser “until another time.” But you know what – that “other time” rarely happens. Those old college textbooks moved with us from our old house to the new house and they are now sitting in plastic bags in the outdoor shed….
Do you have a clutter problem? Are you a cluttered person or know someone who is? Do you constantly have piles of things and papers and don’t know how to contain it? I struggle with this and I always have. I never learned how to be neat. I just can’t ever seem to find time to go through things and they pile up, literally. I have been trying to get better, for my health and the sake of my family. It seems like everyone is happier when the house is clean! For help getting rid of the clutter, read last week’s post about 10 Decluttering Tips….
My family and I just moved a few months ago and with three kids and three cats, I think it is needless to say my house is cluttered. I have been trying to unpack but as a chronic clutter person, it’s really hard. I am all about having decluttering tips and taking baby steps because otherwise I get so overwhelmed. There is so much to do in an average day it’s hard to add on decluttering to the mix! Don’t despair, there is a way to get through the clutter and find your way to health and wellness….
It’s Valentine’s Day and today is all about love. But did you know if you can’t love yourself first, you are not totally open to receive real, healthy love from others? As you love yourself you will realize what you deserve and create your own sense and definition of love. Love and self-care are fundamental to the process of wellness and being healthy….
If you are in charge of putting together a Christmas stocking for a child or other close relative who is also interested in health, you may not want to fill it with solid chocolate Santa heads and bags of other sweet treats. Here are some better options….
Hey you guys! Five Spot Green Living is now Live Simply Naturally and focuses on healthy mind, body and soul. I needed to change the branding so that it encompasses what I really feel is so important for true healthy living….