Rita Wilkins Decluttering and minimalism blog
A notepad that says less stiff more happiness to inspire people to start decluttering

Gifts For Minimalists: The Minimalist Essentials Workbook 

How Can I Become A Minimalist? If you or someone you know is interested in minimalist design and a minimalist lifestyle, you may have heard this question. How does one become a minimalist? How can one achieve a minimalist design in one’s home? Your minimalist design goals are within your ...

Minimalist Gifts: Learn How To Declutter 

Prepare To Live A Minimalist Lifestyle Now! Learn How To Declutter If you’re interested in minimalist design but have too much clutter in your home, don’t worry. You can achieve your minimalist design dreams by learning how to declutter! Make the most of your space – start your decluttering journey! ...
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Embrace Minimalist Lifestyle: 10 Warning Signs You Have Too Much Stuff!

This topic, 10 Warning Signs You Have Too Much Stuff was inspired by a desperate call I received a few weeks ago from a woman who finally realized the clutter was a real issue in her life and that she had been denying it, even ignoring it until… One night ...
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How To Declutter Your Home Before Your Holiday Party 

How To Achieve Minimalist Living And Minimalist Design With Decluttering Are you frustrated by the clutter in your home? Do you feel overwhelmed because you have too much stuff and not enough space? If so, know you’re not alone. Like you, many have struggled to achieve their minimalist design dreams ...
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3 (Plus 1 More) Really Big Reasons I’m Not Shopping on Black Friday

I have a confession to make. I spent many years of my earlier life shopping for Black Friday bargains along with the rest of the crowds, waiting in line for stuff I didn’t need, and in some cases didn’t even want. Once home with my hands full of shopping bags ...
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Learn Decluttering Minimalist Tips And Tricks Today While many people may want to learn how to lead a more minimalist lifestyle or how to declutter their homes, figuring out how isn’t always easy. After all, you may not even know how to get started decluttering. You may not know how ...
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5 Types of Emotional Clutter That Prevent Us from Decluttering

Physical clutter is one thing, but emotional clutter is quite another! It’s easy to recognize physical clutter because we can see it. It clutters our countertops and desktops. It messes up our closets and dresser drawers. It is on full display in our garage and then in our basement. But ...
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Give Thanks For Minimalist Tips For Decluttering 

Don’t Allow Clutter To Cause You Stress Are you living with too much stuff in a home that doesn’t have enough space? Are you tired of feeling stressed out because of clutter? If so, know you’re not alone. You don’t have to live with unwanted clutter – you can learn ...
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Help! I Can’t Stop Holding Onto “Just In Case Stuff”

We are probably all guilty of holding onto some things “just in case” we might need them or want them. I get it! I’m guilty too! I still have a hard time getting rid of my business suits although I rarely wear them anymore. Sometimes we DO need to be ...