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I’m certified in Marie Kondo’s tidying methods and have been helping people declutter their homes virtually during the pandemic — here’s what a typical day is like

Erin Mursch is a certified master KonMari consultant and the owner of her own professional organising business in Austin, Texas. Since 2015, she’s worked in over 100 homes to help people say goodbye to items that are taking up too much space in their lives using the tidying principles of […]
I’m certified in Marie Kondo’s tidying methods and have been helping people declutter their homes virtually during the pandemic — here’s what a typical day is like
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How to declutter your home, from people who know

Americans are engaged in a frenzy of decluttering, thanks in large part to the Netflix series “Tidying Up with Marie Kondo.” If you’re trying to get organised, you might want to start small and take your time, according to two decluttering experts we spoke with. They said the best decluttering […]
How to declutter your home, from people who know
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The easiest ways to make money from your old junk

If you’ve been bitten by the Marie Kondo bug and you’re cleaning out your home, you’re also probably looking for a way to sell your stuff. Clothing can be sold in a multitude of ways, from apps like Depop and Poshmark, all the way to traditional consignment stores. Many old […]
The easiest ways to make money from your old junk
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Here’s what happens to your brain and body when you declutter

Many of us have started the year determined to be more organised: no more drawers full of plastic containers with missing lids, or lone socks. The decluttering craze is led by Japanese tidying aficionado Marie Kondo, author of a New York Times bestseller and Netflix show Tidying Up. Charity groups […]
Here’s what happens to your brain and body when you declutter
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Marie Kondo’s Netflix special ‘Tidying Up’ has gone viral after seemingly changing people’s lives, but experts stress a clean space isn’t for everyone

Ever since Marie Kondo‘s “The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up” topped the New York Times Best Seller list in 2014, her cleaning method has gone viral and inspired others to organise their homes. Kondo’s method sets itself apart from other cleaning styles in that it focuses on organising by item […]
Marie Kondo’s Netflix special ‘Tidying Up’ has gone viral after seemingly changing people’s lives, but experts stress a clean space isn’t for everyone