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Link Love: Clearing Clutter

I came across some great links on clutter this week so I wanted to share them in a sort of wrap up post. I hope you enjoy them as much as I did. If you have any clutter clearing links to share, feel free to add them in the comment section.

Video Link Love: Extreme Clutter

I have no idea how long this show has been on, but I was so fascinated when I came across an episode link for Extreme Clutter. I’ve seen Peter Walsh on other organizing shows but wasn’t aware of this one. The episode below is with former child celebrity, Mackenzie Phillips, and it really shows how her addictions spread to her need for clutter. (If you’re reading this in your email, click here to go watch the video.)

Article Link Love:

9 Common Myths about Clearing Clutter
by Gretchen Rubin at The Happiness Project

Gretchen includes some myths of de-cluttering that make it harder than it needs to be.

25 Things to Throw Out Today
by Paul Michael from Wise Bread

Some nice motivation and list of junk you can get rid of right now.

Living Simply: The Ultimate Guide to Conquering Your Clutter
by Leo Babauta at Zen Habits

A very thorough post on eliminating clutter. He covers motivations to simplify, simplicity principles, and 10 ways to get started. A great read.

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Article originally published on 01/20/2012

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