Decluttering My Life, One Step at a Time



Hi everyone, it's been a while since I last made a blog post.  I wanted to tell you that I  joined the Amazon FBA program.  First of all, what is Amazon FBA?  The Fulfillment By Amazon Program is a where you list items to sell on Amazon's website and ship them to Amazon's storage facilities.  Once ... [Read more]


Part of my evening routine is to plug in my cell phone, tablet and sometimes my bluetooth headset into their respective cords so that they will be charged and ready to go the next day.  Sounds like a simple task, but in reality it's not if you have to fish for the charging cords that ... [Read more]

Timbuk2-Harriet Shoulder Bag

Part of mental decluttering is to remove as much stress as possible, including daily purse stress.  Granted, purse stress doesn't rate as high as financial, family, health and career stress, but it's still stress.  You may know what I'm talking about each time you waste time searching the insides of your purse looking for your ... [Read more]

Woman with a full closet

Since I'm always aware of my weight, it makes sense for me to apply the same principals that I've used to control my weight to control my clutter.  For example, several years ago when I reached my highest weight, I decided that I would do whatever it took to never gain more weight.  Back then, ... [Read more]

Fujitsu ScanSnap S1300i - Closeup

I bought a Fujitsu ScanSnap S1300i Instant PDF Sheet-Fed Mobile Document Scanner and I use it to help me remove paper clutter from my home.  By turning my physical piles of paper into digital files on the computer, I'll have less papers taking up precious space in my home.  In my post, Going Paperless in the ... [Read more]

Weight loss. Green measuring tape on woman body

Are you ready to take action and get a jump start on your weight loss goals?  If so, join me in doing Michele Connolly's 30-Day Weight Loss-athon program.  I will be starting the program on March 3, 2014 when Michele takes it "live".  This gives you the chance to interact with others that are also ... [Read more]

Can't he at least throw away the tissue papers and the pie tin?

My brother came to visit during Christmas week.  He is not the cleanest person.  Which is fine, I accept him as he is.  However, he slept in my home office/guest room, which is the one that I just organized. This room is where I enjoy my "me" time.  This is where I read, watch Netflix, ... [Read more]

Diana Clothes Before

I have a closet full of clothes that I don't wear.  It bothers me because it looks messy. I get unhappy whenever I put the clothes away after doing laundry.  I have to search for unused hangers and cram the clothes inside.  All of the extra clothes in my closet are making me miserable. I ... [Read more]

Green boxes

Since Christmas is coming up and my family is asking me what I want for Christmas, I thought I better hurry up and make a list.  In doing so, I decided to challenge myself to find products that are inexpensive, won't take up much space and will benefit me in my Decluttering Journey. Cell Phone/Table ... [Read more]

dental records

I am great at filing and organizing papers.  I can usually find any specific receipt, bill or statement in less than ten minutes. I am terrible at purging those papers.  I have an ugly filing cabinet and a closet full of bankers boxes filled with over ten years worth of papers that I no longer ... [Read more]

About Me!

I'm Diana and this where I share my progress, tips and everything I learn while I progress towards my goal of a simpler life!

I want less distractions, less stress and more time to focus on what matters to me. I believe that decluttering my home and my mind are the first steps in achieving that.

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