Monthly Archives: April 2015

book review – stress awareness month

April is Stress Awareness Month and it’s important to remember that some stress can be good for you. You might work more diligently or feel more creative if you experience a little stress. Sometimes, however, we create more stress for ourselves … Continue reading

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Quote: Will It, Do It

Some days it takes more energy to get things done. You might not be in the mood to tackle a task and you find yourself doing everything except the one thing you need to do. Always bear in mind that your … Continue reading

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earth day

You can do your part to make every day Earth Day by considering what you buy and what you toss. Buy better quality and you’ll send less to the waste stream. Use up what you have so you don’t have … Continue reading

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Earth Day and Decluttering

Decluttering and downsizing can create a lot of waste if your discards end up in the trash. Wednesday is Earth Day, which is a good time to think about what you’re contributing to the waste stream. You might not realize … Continue reading

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Reader question – Jumpstart Your Spring Cleaning Routine

Photo by Idea go I can’t believe it’s mid-April already! While some people start spring cleaning in February, others are still contemplating how to get motivated to clean before next spring rolls around. A reader who dreads the process wants to … Continue reading

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Win a Book – No Fooling!

This was intended to be posted on April Fool’s Day, but I experienced technical difficulties. Now the link is working and I’m excited to offer this giveaway. We’re celebrating 10 years of saving the planet from clutter, one person at … Continue reading

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don’t feel foolish

When I was a kid, I dreaded April Fool’s Day because I was invariably the “fool.” I fell for all sorts of antics that other people would see through and I wasn’t creative enough to come up with something clever … Continue reading

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