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Loose coins/change are notorious…. they turn up all over the place- at table tops, between/under the sofa, unk and various drawers, at the bottom of handbags/backpack, in the car seat and even kitchen counter top. In order for clutter not to build up, you need to assign a home to all objects. We cannot be [...]

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When I was young, we did not have a proper book case to store our books. Later a relative gave us a multipurpose rack which we used to arrange the books we had. The lesson that I’ve learned is that it gets into a real hassle as the books arranged in open book rack would [...]

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We are using an old Singer sewing machine- the very manual kind that is made of wood. From young, all of those little items like pins, needles, buttons, elastic bands, zippers, thread would be just placed haphazardly in the 4 drawers. When things are kept that way, it would be hard to find your stuff [...]

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People can tell a lot about us by the way her house is arranged. It is organised and tidy or it is cluttered and crazy? If our minds are organised and under control, our surroundings would be as well. If not, even though we go through the painful process of decluttering, the chaos would built up [...]

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New things cannot come into our life when there is no space for them to come in. One way to move on to a new phrase of life is to learn to declutter our surroundings. Instead of shopping for storage boxes so that we can put things away from sight, we should aim to remove those [...]

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Update 2017: Nowadays when I come across an article that I want to read, I just snap a photo of the article with my phone and send the paper for recycling (that is why before I bought the phone, I had it tested on the store by taking photos of fine print and ensure there [...]

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We tend to get so busy in our lives that we miss out the simplest but the most crucial things- making sure our bills are paid in time. The simple solution would be to come up with a simple checklist that will tell you to see at a glance what are the bills that you [...]

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If our bedroom’s a mess, our life would not be much different from it. Because we spend a surprisingly huge amount of time (almost 1/3 in fact) on our bed sleeping. So the condition of our bedroom- whether it is dusty, dirty, cluttered with rubbish and papers or neat and clean would really influence our [...]

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What I dread the most is cleaning my house, especially my room. I don’t sleep in my room for many years because it is too messy. It’s just a place where I store my stuff. A special guest will be staying at my home- and I had to clean my extremely messy room, scrub the [...]

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Last Sunday, our family had the spring cleaning day. Spring cleaning day is one of the days that I most dread in the year, because it will mean watery nose (from the dust), and literally forcing myself to work, work work. But this year, I was pleasantly surprised. I only have to force myself initially [...]

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