Category Archives for "Declutter"

Apr 05

Who Are You Trying To Impress?

Spring Cleaning I have been spring cleaning, ok decluttering again. I admit it’s often a distraction. This time I’m doing it intentionally. I’ve reached a turning point where I have some decisions to make. I am finding that doing physical as well as internal cleaning and clearing is helpful. I reached into my bookcase the […]

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Apr 19

Saving For a Rainy Day? Maybe It’s Already Pouring?

What are you depriving yourself of? I was recently able to spend time with my Mum on Mother’s Day (It’s in March in the UK) and bought her a nice smart cardigan as a gift. We were going out for lunch and I suggested she wear it. After initially deciding to keep it for ‘best’ […]

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Jan 04

Are You A Sucker For a Bargain?

Are you a sucker for bargains? Do you buy things you don’t need to fill an emotional need? I certainly used to. Now I am learning to buy things I want and need and still get pleasure from finding bargains. It is possible to do this without overspending or ending up with things we won’t […]

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Oct 26

Bargains, Clutter & Poverty Mentality

I used to love buying stuff, wherever there was a chance of a bargain or even better, free I would be lining up. Now I can’t get rid of it fast enough. My upbringing led me to find bargains irresistible, now I have become an anti-hoarder. If it’s not nailed down at our house, there […]

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