Decluttering Pt 1: Some of the Important Ways it Can Benefit Us

What is decluttering and what are some of the important ways it can benefit us? Decluttering, in a nutshell, is the process of ridding ourselves of unnecessary items in our lives. It isn’t just about removing physical items though. We also need to remove digital clutter, and people who may […]

Have You Heard Of The 80/20 Rule For Decluttering?

There are many different methods for decluttering, but have you heard of the 80/20 rule? You can use this to declutter the things that matter most, the things that cause you the most stress. Busy Bees Stop Here! What’s The 80/20 Rule? Life can be extremely busy, and living in […]

Hygge: Can We All Be As Happy As The Danes?

If you read any books about Hygge (pronounced hoo-ga), they tell us that the Danish word hygge can’t easily be translated into English, and that the simple meaning is generally, ‘a feeling of cosiness and contentment’. That’s nice, but we are left wondering: can we all be as happy as […]

Make Your Own Eco-Friendly Cleaning Products With Us

Would you like to make your own eco-friendly cleaning products with us? They’re surprisingly easy to make and very cheap! If you don’t already make your own, why not give it a try? After starting PerfectlyOrganised, I quickly became interested in minimalism, reducing waste, and my impact on the planet. […]

The Benefits Of Living With Less In A Busy World

What are the benefits of living with less, when we live in such a busy world? If you’re not a minimalist and have no desire to live as one, there are still enormous benefits to be gained from living with less. A Lifestyle Choice Minimalism may be a lifestyle choice […]

Why You Need To Let Go Of Bad Relationships

This post contains information on why you need to let go of bad relationships. Please consider this a trigger-warning and skip it if it affects you negatively. (Click here to jump to the bottom of the page for information regarding where you can get help.) Letting go of bad relationships […]

About Minimalism: What’s It Really All About?

There are lots of misconceptions about minimalism and many people asking, what’s it really all about? The images below show the ethos I live by, as a minimalist – my kind of minimalist. It doesn’t matter if it isn’t an exact replica of the rules of anyone else who call […]

How Many Life Hours Has Your Stuff Cost You?

Have you ever thought about what your stuff has cost you, in non-monetary terms? How many life hours you’ve actually exchanged to buy the things that are filling your closets, cupboards, attic, garden shed: your entire home? Time spent buying things, storing things, cleaning things, and moving things around. Losing […]