My husband managed to let go of some of the electronics cluttering up our home office. Not a lot, but progress! It’s better than nothing! Tally: 3 Speakers and AC adapter (donate) 1 computer mouse (donate) 1 keyboard (donate) 1 karaoke microphone (unfortunately, it no longer works. Trash) 4 old TV wires/connectors (trash) 2 old AC adapters (trash) Day 6Read More →

It’s been a tough week, since I’ve been under the weather. All I wanted to do this week was curl up under a warm blanket and watch movies. Being sick though, all I was able to do was crawl under the blanket. I’ve been falling asleep even before the movies’ titles appear! Here’s what I’ve been able to do today, withRead More →

It was a slow day for cleaning up, as Super Bowl was yesterday and not much done on the decluttering end. It was also church day, and family time afterwards. Before the Big Game party at our friend’s home, I did manage to organize one of the kitchen lower cupboards, where we kept all our pots and pans. I didn’tRead More →

Day 3: The Girls’ Bedroom Two of my daughters share a bedroom and closet. Being only 3 years apart, they get along fairly well. Their room says otherwise. Whenever I walked into their bedroom, clothes were all over the floor. The dresser drawers were wide open because there were too many clothes in them. They each had a dresser, butRead More →

Last night, my husband came back from a “milk” run and told me about the homeless man trying to sleep on a bench near a gas station close to our home. Despite living in California, winter nights are still cold, often 30-45 degrees Farenheit. I work in Oakland, California, where I see homeless people every day. However, in the suburbsRead More →

I’m ecstatic about this challenge! It gives me a goal and I want to complete this goal as quickly as possible! As my husband and I fold clean clothes, we’ve been setting aside the clothes which are too small for our 22 month old daughter and 6 year old son. We have friends with a daughter and son younger than ours,Read More →

I’ve decided to challenge myself to see how quickly I can get rid of 1,000 items from my home that I no longer need or want. I either have to donate to charity, give away to friends, or throw it away. Unfortunately for me, I had already given away 8 garbage bags full of clothes to charity, which would’ve ensuredRead More →