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I live in a split level house so there are many stairs. I also want to organize my stuff. I try to spend 30 minutes decluttering and moving stuff from the attic to the basement. I am moving swiftly. I then load the car and deliver my unwanted, but good stuff to various agencies. Plenty of lifting, movement, and exercise. 435312
This is not taking the place of a workout, training or class, but gives me more burned calories and movement. 323
Decluttering When You Have Too Much: Keep The Best 10%
I've been decluttering alot, & have come to realize at the end of the day, after you get rid of trash, & undesirables, & then move up to "good but I just don't have room for this", or I just don't like it as much as the others, or, it doesn't fit", what you are left with are things you love but YOU STILL HAVE TOO MUCH. I would not have been able to see this, much less agree with it in the beginning of the process; but basically I am paring down to keeping only the best of the VERY best. (cont'd)
Everyone's % will be diff, but for me with limited space I am only keeping ~10%. Only now do I see this at the end of the day; at the very end of the process. Oh, the hours of agony I could have saved myself, & precious time, if I had known from the beginning the goal was to keep the best 10%.
Too often you focus on cleaning and decluttering your house. I challenge you to start with your bedroom. I didn't but now that I see the results I wish I would have. Sleep and relaxation in a clean clutter free bedroom in definitely increased. Then your day will be much more productive.
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