On a couple of the blogs I read, the bloggers did a 40-day challenge.
It’s linked to Lent and the idea is they declutter 40 spaces in their home and get rid of 40 bags.
I love the idea of it but it wouldn’t work exactly as intended for me since my house is already relatively clutter-free.
Although I could easily do about 3 – 4 bags
Nevertheless, I thought I’d link to this excellent wrap-up post. Katie shares what she leart, what worked well for her and what she recommends for future challenges of this nature.
Katie, here’s your “featured at Organising Queen” button.
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When you do any large-scale organising project, it’s important to:
1) have a plan of attack
2) create the time to do it (schedule it in your diary)
3) use small steps to produce huge results over time
4) have some accountability, both to motivate you and to help you celebrate your victories
The last big organising project in my house was when we went from this…
I had to get really honest about what I was keeping and why
If you need to tackle some areas of your home this month, Organise your home will help you. It’s a step-by-step system using only 4 days a week for 30 minutes at a time.