Category: Spring Cleaning

Everything has Meaning

The other week an acquaintance sent me a link to a YouTube video about a woman living in 90 sq. ft. in Manhattan.  Wow!  I clicked on some of the related links and spent almost two hours watching short clips…

Moving: Bearing Witness

I believe that bearing witness is an important part of any purging process.  I’ve sat next to many people while helping them go through their things and make decisions, sometimes difficult ones, about what to keep and what to toss.…

Moving. Ugh.

I moved in January.  I always find moving equal parts excitement and annoyance combined with a healthy amount of stress.  It’s not just the physical effort involved to relocate my things, moving also requires addresses to be updated, plus time spent…

Declaring Email Bankruptcy

Last week’s posting featured the Spring Challenger, winner of the Spring Cleaning Challenge contest.  I followed up with the Spring Challenger to find out how she managed to delete over 30,000 emails and how long it took her. She said…