Sometimes you’ve got to crash before you fly…

So I saw this awesome slow motion video on FB yesterday of this 19 year old launching himself in the air and breaking a pole vault record clearing the bar at 19 ft and 1 inch.  The video was great inspiration for me to help while my client who was struggling with some serious anxieties … Continue reading Sometimes you’ve got to crash before you fly…

An out of the box wardrobe solution 

Was reading through my Facebook feed this morning and up popped this post - People are losing their minds over this family's wardrobe hack An article about a family who set up a centralised wardrobe.  That’s nothing new - I did this for a busy mum a couple of years ago 😝.  She was recently divorced, … Continue reading An out of the box wardrobe solution 

It’s time to teach your kids the joy of decluttering 

Are you sick of tripping over toys that spill out of the toy boxes?  Tired of nagging the kids to tidy up? Do you feel overwhelmed with where to start? I can hear parents everywhere reply with a big "yes". I see it all the time - the toys take over the space and the whole … Continue reading It’s time to teach your kids the joy of decluttering 

How to adult

For many of my clients my job is to help them "adult".  Maybe their parents didn't teach them, they've had someone else to do it for them or have just managed to procrastinate somethings forever.  According to a recent  article we google a lot of how to" things. (Click here to read it yourself - … Continue reading How to adult

A helping hand of a different kind

Many of my jobs involve physically helping clients to knock off those jobs that they have been procrastinating.  Procrastination- the action of delaying or postponing something For you that could be Sorting through the kids clothes and toys that they so quickly grow out of  purging out of date paperwork and organising it for tax … Continue reading A helping hand of a different kind

Is your shed in a shambles??

Here are some tips from me and fellow PO Linda Eagleton on how to keep your shed decluttered and organised, featured in a recent RealEstate.com.au article.  http://www.realestate.com.au/lifestyle/five-simple-steps-to-a-clutter-free-garden-shed/

I understand your anxiety more than you realise 

Firstly, I want you to set a reminder or press record on your TV for this Sunday 8:10pm on ch7.  Thank you. Now I will tell you my story.  For many of you the idea of having a stranger rifle through your personal possessions and give advice on how to handle them better is terrifying. … Continue reading I understand your anxiety more than you realise 

Pinterest perfection – an urban myth

I shared this post of Pinterest beauty hack fails on my fb page earlier for a bit of a laugh.  http://diply.com/pinterest-beauty-fails?utm_source=facebook&utm_medium=steve-rogers I want to make something clear Pinterest is not reality.  Many people look to Pinterest for ideas and inspiration to get decluttered and organised, that is fine. What is not fine is the unrealistic … Continue reading Pinterest perfection – an urban myth

Tips for Getting Your Pantry (and Life) in Order

Here at Decluttering Diva, we understand how difficult it can be to stay organised all the time. Trust us, no one is perfect when it comes to staying organised. However, we must say that we are better than most. We specialise in working with those who struggle with chronic disorganisation issues. Similar to working with … Continue reading Tips for Getting Your Pantry (and Life) in Order

NOW 2017 – Thursday Challenge

Ok, today we are getting healthy. Today for your National Organising Week Challenge we are getting our bathrooms cabinets healthy.  Did you know your makeup, skincare and medicine have expiry dates? And if you use them after those dates it can make you sick. Here is a guide for how long your makeup should stay … Continue reading NOW 2017 – Thursday Challenge