I am starting a journey to declutter my life. From the physical world to the emotional world; and everything in between.
The journey will start in the physical universe. What can I declutter or simplify in physical space? We will work on specific areas within the house. The next step on the journey will include facilitating my time, mental, and emotional aspects of life.
- Things cause stress.
- Things require maintenance.
- Things require care.
- Things require space.
- Things require money
- Things require [Fill in the blank]
Things are gremlins. While the “thing” is an object, it can create challenges in life.
It is amazing how fast something as a tool drawer can become something to avoid. It was easier to put stuff into the tool drawer. And now the tool drawer is not useable. Where do I find the tools I need. Why do I have a drawer of sockets in a giant pile? What is wrong with stack management?
Stuff takes energy. I will be tackling each area of the house and my life to figure out the best way to declutter. I hope to document my journey and findings as I travel down this road.
This is my journey for 2022. I do not know where it will take me. We will see how it goes. I hope you can follow along.