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7 reasons you have so many toy

It can be really hard to declutter toys, so here are 7 reasons you have so many to begin with and how to start letting them go!

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Post holiday decluttering tips

Here are my best 3 post holiday decluttering tips for you! It’s the best time of year to leverage your decluttering efforts.

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How to include kids in decluttering

Do you know how to include kids in decluttering. We first need to understand why it’s difficult for kids to declutter, and to include them.

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Why and when you should declutter toys

These are the top reasons I think every parent should declutter toys. 

This is not a complete list of all the reasons I think parents should declutter the toys. But it is a great starting point for the endless benefits of less for children.

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how to declutter after the holidays

The holidays bring an cute awareness off of how badly we need to declutter. 

Piles of new stuff dominate piles of old stuff. Our everyday overwhelm from clutter is amplified by at least one hundred and it’s often the breaking point for many.

A kid's perspective on decluttering and simplifying - with my kid!
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How kids declutter their stuff

My oldest daughter volunteered to answer several of your questions about decluttering from a kid’s perspective. She gives her best insight into what it’s like to live in a simplified home. She had a lot of fun with it, so much fun that she wants to start an entire series on how to help your kids do this for themselves, so watch for that coming soon! 

How we 'do' toys in our house and the full list of what we have
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How to rotate toys at home

  Come learn FINALLY how I rotate toys for our kids of varying ages (1.5-13 years old), what toys we have and WHY.

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Clutter free gifts, family and friends

In this episode we get honest about WHY you have to stop letting your kids be the excuse you don’t declutter, or the REASON that you are going to declutter! When it comes to successfully decluttering with kids you have to understand the difference between a goal list and a to do list-

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Toy clutter and wasted money

 In this episode we talk about how to get past all the money you spent on the toys that you want to declutter. This episode is about decluttering but its about so much more and that is the mindset behind why you haven’t decluttered yet.

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Why donating toys is weird

 In this episode we talk about why we tell our kids we are going to donate their toys to kids who don’t have any, or who don’t have a lot and the twisted up message that unintentionally sends.

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What to do with your kids’ hand me downs

How do I manage hand me downs? Mom question from the Motherhood Simplified Facebook Community ! I have kids of different ages in opposite seasons

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How My Kids Benefit From Having Less Toys

Motherhood is bedrooms full of toys and stuff that we always clean up yet, are always still left with a mess. That’s just the life