How to Declutter Your Life
“Insanity is doing the same thing, over and over again, but expecting different results.” ― Narcotics Anonymous,
Although I am still a work in progress but dear friend, the fact that you’re even reading this post signifies that just like I did, you have come to the realization that you need to declutter your life. You see, about a couple of years ago, I had to really take a long look at my life and made some drastic decisions that although at the time were unpalatable; difficult to let go of some things and people in my life. But… it felt good! And my life is so much less complicated!
If you’re like I was, you most likely always have so much to do and never enough time! You have so much difficulty in handling your schedule optimally. Also, you almost certainly own too much stuff than you ever need and just keep adding more to them every day.
One of the excuses I used to give myself was the fact that I have three girls and so they need to look nice all the time and so I would buy this, that and that… Most of which were never worn! I love reading… and so I was always buying books and magazines… yes, you guess right… some I never read. I had friends that were zapping energy from me. You know the ones that are constantly taking but had nothing much to give me… and no I’m not talking about monetary things to give but moral support.
May be you’re not as bad as I was, but the truth is that most people would probably be better off with at least a little decluttering. But how do you go about it? [Read more…]