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Why I don't follow the KonMari method

Today I’d like to dive straight into a big topic: I’m not a big fan of Marie Kondo.

Before you start screaming at me about joy and tidying and how the Japanese way of life is clearly superior to ours, let me explain. 1,186 more words

Equipment For Living

157 things I've thrown

Today I recycled a dress I bought about 15 years ago. My in-laws (soon to be ex) are very traditional. We have to wear ‘auspicious’ colours like red, pink or orange for Chinese New Year, weddings or birthdays. 595 more words

Throwing Away

Leftover stuff

You don’t get to keep your stuff anyway.

About 10 years ago when my grandparents died, my mother inherited their house with everything inside it. There was room after room full of trinkets, mementos, souvenirs, paintings, clothes, figurines, and more old school bedding than we knew what to do with. 336 more words


136th day

It’s a rainy day. My desk faces the outdoors and I’m one of the lucky few in Singapore who has a home with a lovely, greenery view. 241 more words

Throwing Away

The elephant in the room

So. The reason why there’s such a big gap in between my posts is because I don’t have access to my computer on weekends and public holidays. 394 more words

Throwing Away

100th day

Today I threw out Men are from Mars, Women are from Venus. I bought this maybe a decade ago for my husband. I wanted him to realise how men and women think differently. 414 more words

Throwing Away

Clutter Can Harm Your Health

Clearing your clutter refreshes and revitalises the energy in your home or personal space, which can help to clear your mind, give you an energy buzz and improve your wellbeing tremendously. 244 more words

Clutter Clearing