A printable PDF home checklist to determine which is the right home for your lifestyle.

Quick Minimalism Tips To Declutter Your Home 

Declutter Your Home and Live A Minimalist Lifestyle  You don’t have to live with the unwanted clutter in your home. You can declutter your home and live with more time, money, and freedom to do as you please! How? With my help! Hi, I’m Rita Wilkins – and many know ...
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A husband and wife decluttering their home to get ready for downsizing.

Top 5 Tips to Stay Focused When Decluttering for Retirement

By Rita Wilkins The Downsizing Designer For many of you baby boomers in your 50s and 60s, you’re thinking about retirement… A life after career A life filled with more fun and less stress A smaller home with less work and less expense When you look around your home at ...
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A notepad that says less stiff more happiness to inspire people to start decluttering

Learn About Minimalism At Your Own Pace 

Do You Want to Learn More About Minimalism And Decluttering?  If you’re interested in a minimalist lifestyle and minimalist design but have no idea how to start making use of minimalist ideas if your life, you’re not alone. To live a minimalist lifestyle, you will likely need to declutter your ...
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A adult kid's room that has all of his old stuff still with his mother's house.

What To Do When Your Kids Leave Home But Their Stuff Stays?

By Rita Wilkins The Downsizing Designer For those of you who are decluttering, getting ready to downsize, or age-in-place, are you wondering how to get your adult kids to remove their stuff that might be sitting in their childhood bedrooms, your attic, garage, or basement? This is a real problem ...
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A couple decluttering the garage

Minimalism And Decluttering 

Minimalism And Decluttering Go Hand In Hand  Are you interested in living a minimalist lifestyle? Do you want to try minimalist design in your home? Do you look around and find that you have far too much cluttering your home to try minimalist design as things are now? Don’t worry ...
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A home that that needs decluttering, organizing, and cure.

3 Best Ways to Cure Clutter Creep and Chaos

By Rita Wilkins The Downsizing Designer Have you ever listened to what your clutter is trying to tell you? You know… that clutter that’s everywhere! Your kitchen counter, your dining room table, your bathroom countertops. Every time you think you’ve cleaned it off and decluttered, it sneaks back in to ...
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A bedroom closet that is organized and looked neat.

Do You Need Minimalist Ideas For Your Home? 

Get Rid Of The Clutter In Your Home!  If you’re sick of living with clutter and you’re ready to try to live a minimalist lifestyle, I’m here to help you! Hi, I’m Rita Wilkins. To many, I’m also known as the Downsizing Designer. Like you, I once had too much ...
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How to Emotionally Let Go of Sentimental Clutter

By Rita Wilkins The Downsizing Designer Do you hold onto things that are sentimental to you because you are afraid if you let go of them, you will lose the memories associated with them? Several years ago, after our mom and dad passed away, my siblings and I were cleaning ...
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An image of nicely organized clothes in storage bins.

Looking For Minimalist Organization Tips? 

Is Your Home Cluttered And Disorganized?  Does the clutter in your home leave you feeling overwhelmed and stressed? Do you want to organize your home, but aren’t sure how you should start the decluttering process? Do you find you’re not even sure how to declutter your home at all? Don’t ...
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