Getting organized can be overwhelming but this post will help. These 105 Things To Get Rid Of For Instant Decluttering will make it easier.
If you have been following me here or on any of my channels on social media, you know that I love to organize and clean. I have been this way since having my own room growing up. Once my older sister moved out, I didn’t have to share a room with my little sister. I was beyond excited to have my own space to decorate and organize.
The decorating and organizing are still going strong in our home too. I love to decorate and redecorate but I also love to organize, clean, and purge the things we aren’t using and/or loving anymore. Not only do I love organizing our home but I also love helping other people organize their homes. In this post, I wanted to break down some of the process into bite-sized chunks because I know organizing and getting rid of things can be overwhelming for some.
A lot of this list of things to get rid of for instant decluttering will takes less than five minutes. NOT KIDDING. The hard part is making it a priority and setting aside time to get each one done.
But, once you do set that time aside and get through this list, your home will feel like a new space immediately. It will feel like you can breathe a little better in it. Trust me.
Now, let’s get to work.
There are so many benefits to having an organized home.
Some of my favorites include:
- Reduced stress
- You gain more time
- It boosts productivity and creativity
- You can relax more
- You feel proud about where you live
- The home functions better
- You are on time more
- You save money
- More energy
- It helps clear your mind
- Better sleep
- You entertain more
- You can enjoy more fun, family time
- And so many more benefits
There are so many things sitting in your home right now that you can get rid of. You can either throw it out, recycle it, donate it, or sell it. These things are taking up way too much space in your home and in return taking up your mind space, time, money, and energy. It is time to reclaim your home and get back the things you crave more of (like time, energy, money, etc.).
105 Things To Get Rid Of For Instant Decluttering
I am not going to share all 105 things in this post. I am starting with a list of 34. That will be less overwhelming.
A lot of these things will take you five minutes or less to complete. When you break purging and organizing down into bite-sized chunks like this, it is totally doable and not overwhelming.
Once you have gone through this list, you will have a ton of momentum and motivation to keep going. Make sure to download the rest of the list (it is FREE), and continue on. The link is below this list of 34.
Throw out, donate, sell, or recycle the following items:
- Expired spices
- Expired medicines (dispose of responsibly)
- Broken/chipped dishes
- Expired lotions/makeup/nail care/ointments/perfume
- Old toys the kids don’t play with
- Broken toys
- Clothes that don’t fit
- Towels with holes
- Socks with no matches
- Shoes that don’t fit/have holes
- Purses/bags with broken or missing zippers
- Junk mail
- Clothes you haven’t worn in a year
- Clothes with holes or broken zippers
- Broken jewelry
- Earrings that don’t have a match
- Old belts
- Old ties you never wear
- Food storage containers that don’t have the lid
- Old manuals to things you don’t have any more
- Old receipts you don’t need to file away
- Games that are missing pieces
- Puzzles that are missing pieces
- Expired food
- Expired cleaning products
- Cleaning products you don’t love or use
- Makeup you don’t love or use
- Pens with no ink
- Broken pencils or pencils with no eraser
- Markers that don’t work
- Craft supplies that aren’t being used
- Old calendars
- Pet supplies you don’t use or love
- Pet toys that are broken or chewed up
To get the rest of the list, head HERE to download it.
This list of 34 things you can get rid of right now will help you get a great start on organizing your home.
This is the perfect start to gaining back control of your home and working to make it the peaceful sanctuary that it is meant to be.
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