English Dictionary defines clutter as ‘a confused disordered jumble of things’. The opposite (antonym) of clutter is de-clutter meaning doing away with the confused jumble of things.
Over the years, we tend to grow our possessions on this earth. This possessions come in many forms. At the time of acquiring the possessions, we believe that they are very important, this is highly debatable buy hey! Some of the possessions serve a purpose, for a given time and then become useless but we still keep them.
Today’s project involved spending a couple of hours poring over clutter in my cabinets with the aim of getting it organized and easy to find what i need.
It took me about two hours to get all the stuff out, sift through what i needed and didn’t need anymore. Word of caution, be very very objective. You will need to shut out all sentimental feelings otherwise you will put everything back and that is not the aim! I am not sure how well this advice will go when it comes to my wardrobe de-clutter time…
Two hours later, the results were…..*drum rolls*…..
Feels so good opening those cabinet doors now! Challenge is to maintain them that neat!
Have you recently de-cluttered? spring cleaned? Share your experience.
Keep it DIY!