Decluttering is a Means to an End

Yes! Decluttering is a great way to lighten up. It can also be an enjoyable practice of being present.

My Light Bag

For anyone who is in the process of decluttering or considering starting, remember this: decluttering is a means to an end, it is not an end in itself. We don’t declutter for the sake of decluttering. We declutter to get ourselves closer to a life that brings us fulfillment.

How exactly do we do this?

When we declutter, we get rid of things that are not necessary for our survival and do not add to our happiness. We empty our lives of things that give us nothing, but take our time, energy and space. We clear away these futile distractions in order to be able to concentrate on what truly matters to us.

Therefore, when we declutter, we need to be very clear on what we truly love and what we need. It’s not just about throwing away as much as possible and expecting to be fulfilled just because we’re…

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