How to Weed Out Your Clothes Closet

Clutter Coach

by It can be hard to know where to start when you want to pare down your clothes. “Always” is for clothing you wear all the time. Even though it was a gift, you just don’t like it. Because now you have room, physically and psychically, to get some new clothes that you love and make you look and feel fantastic! Republished by Blog Post Promoter The post How to Weed Out Your Clothes Closet appeared first on Clutter Coach.

“Useful” Gifts And Better Alternatives

Simple Productivity Blog

I recently read an article over at Wisebread called 25 Awesome, Useful Gifts. Gifts should never be a burden. Only if you are a parent, and never as a present for a gift-giving occasion. I still remember the acute embarassment of a foreign-born and very modest friend of mine who was presented with a gift certificate to Victoria’s Secret for her bridal shower. I love books, and two of my most treasured gifts were books that people tracked down for me.

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How To Simplify Gift-Giving

Simple Productivity Blog

Do you struggle picking out gifts? “Think about what would suit the person, and spend some time picking out a suitable gift.&# Gift cards were the last resort of someone who couldn’t be bothered to put in the effort or thought. After struggling with this for several years, I have decided it is time to simplify gift-giving. Simplifying The Gift. It finally dawned on me that many times I want to give a gift, but don’t know exactly what to get.

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Get Organized: Painless Holiday Shopping and Gifting

Get Organized!

Organizing Tips | Organizing Products | Organizing Services Thursday, December 9, 2010 Get Organized: Painless Holiday Shopping and Gifting Have you ever been at a loss as to what gift to buy someone? Theres only one way to take the speculation out of gift-giving, and thats PREPARATION. Not to mention, the worry that comes with "hoping" the recipient likes the gift you selected on a whim. possible gift ideas all year-round: Personalized Holiday Gift Ideas.

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Green Christmas Wishlist

Eco-Office Gals

Trying to find the perfect gift for your Eco-concious friend or just want to make a lighter impact with your giving? Here are some of our favorite gift picks: For Kids: Eco-Friendly Gourmet Chef Kitchen in Green – My girls always loved their play kitchens growing up and this product made from sustainable, renewable and durable materials that can endure children’s play would have been perfect. They would be a perfect gift for the athletic kids in your life.

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Take control of the economy; darn your socks

Loosely Speaking

Home VA Training VA FAQ Podcast Featured Events for Bloggers & VAs Take control of the economy; darn your socks Friday, January 2, 2009 at 5:04 pm // By: ktcosmos // Category: Knitting , Life of the Virtual Assistant , Web/Tech Mending clothes, making basic automotive repairs, fixing plumbing leaks, and the ability to “McGyver&# amazing contraptions all may seem like they are too challenging for people raised in this techno era.

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Get Organized: For the Love of Tech

Get Organized!

Organizing Tips | Organizing Products | Organizing Services Tuesday, July 28, 2009 Get Organized: For the Love of Tech Living in South Korea, I dont have a clothes dryer. I end up doing laundry pretty much every day because I dont have the space to hang-dry a weeks worth of clothes and linens at once. Im used to washing and drying clothes the modern way. What gift of technology helps you get organized?

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How to Save Money as a New Parent

Dumb Little Man

For your ease, here is a step-by-step guide to saving money when you have a baby , which covers everything from the actual hospital stay to buying baby clothes, food, and more. Try to utilize sales, coupon codes , and promotional discounts when buying nursing clothes and bras.

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awelltraveledwoman: We enter a little coffeehouse with a.

Denise Aday

Suddenly a man dressed in shabby clothes who looks like a beggar comes in throught the door and kindly asks ‘Do you have a suspended coffee ?’ Another great example of a business facilitating the gift economy, where we all share in taking care of each other. gift economy pay it forward caring sharingawelltraveledwoman : We enter a little coffeehouse with a friend of mine and give our order.

2013 40

Use Lists to Manage Your Life

Ian's Messy Desk

She has lists of gift ideas, quotes for greeting cards, honey-do’s and much more. Clothing. Gifts. The post Use Lists to Manage Your Life appeared first on Ian's Messy Desk. My wife is the queen of lists. She uses an iPHone 4s and can, a swipe and a couple of taps, pull up whatever information she needs to plan her next action. For example, she uses SplashShopper to track all our shopping lists.

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Loosely Speaking

In running your business, it’s either a gift you’re born with, or a demand you’ll have to delegate to an assistant. While you may have hired many household tasks done in the past, more of us are repairing leaky faucets, landscaping, altering & mending our clothes, or even cleaning our own homes. Who doesn’t multi-task these days?

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5 Ways to Woo Her This Holiday Season

Dumb Little Man

Gift giving can be tricky for many of us guys. We’re never quite sure what to get our loved ones, how much to spend, where to shop, or even how to wrap the gift. Follow these and you won’t be left wandering the mall on Christmas Eve searching for the perfect last-minute gift for the woman in your life when the shelves have been picked bare. She’ll love your thoughtfulness and intentionality with this gift, especially if you do all the legwork (like arranging childcare).

The Romantically Challenged Guy’s Guide to a Successful Valentine’s Day

Dumb Little Man

Think about what you want to do for her or what kind of gift she might like. Get some sort of gift. Chocolate, flowers, jewelry, clothes, candles, bath stuff and spa services are all pretty safe bets. Stick to the items above when thinking about gift giving and let her decide when and what she’ll wear for you. No matter what your significant other has said about Valentine’s Day, it’s still important to her.

2017 173

Korean Valentine’s Year: 12 Romantic Celebrations Every 14th of the Month

Dumb Little Man

In Korea, however, it’s the women who buy gifts for the man. Men usually buy costlier and more expensive gifts like chocolates, jewelry, and other gifts that their partner likes. On this day, single people meet each other wearing black clothes. Families meet, eat, or drink soju while possibly wearing some green clothes. February 14 is a day for all lovers all across the globe.

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A Christmas Planning Checklist for November

Ian's Messy Desk

Shop for clothing, accessories, hostess gifts, etc. Mail gifts to friends living abroad: the sooner the better. Okay… we’re well into November, but there’s still time to tackle most, if not all, of what is on this list. One of the best ways to reduce the stress of holiday planning is to spread it over a number of months or even throughout the year.

2012 143

Decluttering in Depth

Clutter Coach

It’s not for attics or out of the way storage spots where you’re allowed to keep things that are rarely used and off-season clothes. Clothes go with clothes. Think also about donating that insanely ugly hat you received as a gift and never, ever wear so that, however inexplicably, someone else can enjoy it. by Okay, so maybe it is time to declutter than closet.

2016 100

Decluttering in Depth

Clutter Coach

It’s not for attics or out of the way storage spots where you’re allowed to keep things that are rarely used and off-season clothes. Clothes go with clothes. Think also about donating that insanely ugly hat you received as a gift and never, ever wear so that, however inexplicably, someone else can enjoy it. by Okay, so maybe it is time to declutter than closet.

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Donating Clutter

Clutter Coach

It’s one thing to decide that your old green sweater or the picture frame you got as a gift and never used can go. Whenever you come across an item of clothing you don’t want anymore, chuck it in there. by Here’s the second chapter of my new book. Simple Way #2. Donations. Make it easy to give things away to charity. It’s another thing to get it out of the house. Here’s how. Put an empty shopping bag in your closet.

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10 Most Popular Coupon Websites You Should Know For Shopping on a Budget

Dumb Little Man

Your choices include accessories, beauty, clothing, electronics, food, furniture, travel, and much more. They also provide gift card offers and deals. You can shop across a variety of product categories including beauty, clothing, food and wine, grocery, health, home and garden and much more. The most significant advantage of shopping online is the ability to avail discounts and deals on your favorite items through various coupons and promo codes.

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What Young Families Can Do To Save More Money

Dumb Little Man

Avoid Overloading on Baby Clothes and Accessories. Everything about babies is adorable, including their clothes, toys, baby bags, and other accessories. Babies grow quick and the clothes you buy today will be too small within the next two weeks. Having a baby shower after the baby is born avoids a lot of guesswork and unused gifts. It can also help you save money on baby items, such as bottles, formula, diapers and clothes.

2017 154

7 Ways to Splurge Money Wisely

Dumb Little Man

Comic books, shoes, clothes, perfumes, pens, alcohol, watches, knife set, desserts, markers, belts, purses, socks, jewelry, art, memorabilia – the list is endless. Thoughtful Gifts. Yes, you read that right! Splurging – a word so decadent that just the thought of it is followed by strong guilt. When you are brought up in a middle class household, the money mindset you have picked up – whether consciously or unconsciously – forbids you to think of splurging.

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Top 3 Eco-Friendly Office Products that I Couldn’t Live Without

Eco-Office Gals

I place a few drops of wild orange or peppermint essential oil on a paper towel or cloth to wipe down my desk every week. These three eco-friendly office products make great gifts for co-workers or if you just want to be a little greener at your workplace. Usually your office place is anything but “green”. You might think you don’t have that much control over what your office provides when it comes to sustainable living but that’s where you’d be wrong.

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Podcast 144: Organizing to soothe your soul

Clutter Coach

That’s a gift. Hang clothing by color. by Listen or subscribe here: iTunes ? Stitcher ?. Soundcloud ? YouTube ? Google Play ? iHeartRadio You can leave a review here! ?. Try Clean Email today ! This is podcast 144 and it’s about organizing to soothe your soul. If you’ve got the motivation, energy and focus for a project, you’ve probably already started one. I hope you’ve gotten some helpful info from my podcasts. Is your email inbox on overload?

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22 Secrets to Discovering Your Dream and Living It

Dumb Little Man

It’s been said that we each have at least one gift we’ve been given and that the true purpose of our lives is discovering that gift and sharing it with the world. There is much truth in that statement and an important part of this process is discovering your gift. If you love working with clay, paper, people or clothes, that’s a clue. One of the most important rules of happiness in life is to do what you love.

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Another Christmas Planning Checklist

Ian's Messy Desk

Once you know what you can spend, determine what you can give in the way of gifts, what kind of entertaining you can do, etc. Ian’s Messy Desk Helping you get the most out of the 24 hours in your day. Home About Contact Me Links Sitemap Another Christmas Planning Checklist Posted by Ian McKenzie Written on October 27, 2010 If youre new here, you may want to subscribe to my RSS feed. Or, if you prefer, you can subscribe to my blog posts by e-mail. Thanks for visiting!

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Pet Obsessed Millennials Pamper Their "Fur Babies"

Small Business Labs

Other interesting findings include: 92 percent of millennial pet owners purchase gifts for their pets, such as toys, clothing and treats, with more than half (51%) purchasing a gift for their pet at least once a month. On average, millennials who buy their pets gifts on a monthly basis do so four times a month. Last week the online retailer Zulily celebrated their first annual pet week.

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8 Tips for Christmas Time Management

Ian's Messy Desk

If you have special clothes for the season, get them ready before December. Make sure the clothes still fit. Tags: Productivity Christmas Christmas and holiday season Gift wrapping Image by EverySpoon via Flickr. Set an artificial deadline. Start your planning earlier and have it finished by December 1: the shopping, wrapping, decorating, baking, etc. If that seems too early for your taste, go with December 15th or 20th so you have a few stress-free days before Christmas.

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Pets as Part of the Family

Small Business Labs

The article has a great quote on pet humanization: Forty-five percent of owners buy birthday presents for their pets, and 64% buy them gifts on holidays. While Gen Xers own the most pets, Millennials are the most likely to buy birthday presents for their pets: 54% of Millennials give birthday gifts, compared with 40% Gen X, 42% Baby Boomers and 27% Matures (69+). Millennials are also most likely to dress their pets in clothing.

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Amazing Discount Strategies That Keep Your Sales Moving Upward

Dumb Little Man

For instance, a sports clothing store offers discounted membership to a local gym to its customers who spend a certain amount. Reciprocally, the gym also offers discount vouchers to its loyal customers for purchasing from that sports clothing shop. Bealls, the retail clothing store, offers a discount of 50% to senior citizens (50+) every Tuesday.

2019 155

9 Frugal Tips for Families to Save Money

Dumb Little Man

Set up an exciting treasure hunt, think about some clues, build your maps and the gift prize for the winner. Gather old toys, clothes, and books and donate it to needy. Family is an integral part of any person’s life. When we live with our families, it’s either we’re dependent on somebody or somebody is dependent on us. Many conflicts arise in a family due to improper finance management.

2020 154

What NOT to get your assistant this year for administrative professionals day

Office Dynamics

Part of the gift would be you doing the legwork to make that lunch happen. Yes, your assistant loves jewelry but save this gift for her sweetheart. Clothing – Your assistant is fashionable and always looks sharp, great gift then, right? You may think you know your assistants style or color preference or even size but my advice is you don’t and you shouldn’t buy them clothes. Part of the gift is the extra thought you put into this one.

The Secret Is Out!

Office Dynamics

This time, I wore clothing that portrayed another side of me that most of the public has not seen. But the clothes represent where I am today and being extremely comfortable in my own skin! You need to make sure you get to work on projects that illuminate your gifts! If you are not given projects that will let your talents shine, then create something where you can display your talents and special gifts. The secret is out!

2018 126

Top 10 Places To Shop In The UK

Small Business CEO

The Christmas shopping season is upon us and that means everyone is scrambling to get their gift list completed. If you are looking for a British-based retailer of clothing, jewelry and accessories at a price everyone can afford, ASOS is a sure bet. The bad news is – you don’t have much time left! The good news is – you have plenty of time to get it done, if you know where to shop!

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Talk To Me Baby | Communication Tips & Ideas For Couples

Dumb Little Man

While being able to express yourself in words is certainly a gift, just make sure your actions cash the cheques your mouth writes. When the clothes come off and you both are equally vulnerable, express yourself not just physically but verbally, too. Do you think Adam and Eve (assuming they were the first romantically engaged humans) had their share of communication troubles? I bet they did.

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Avoid the Weight Gain: 6 Reasons To Work Out During The Holidays

Dumb Little Man

Since it is common to indulge in high-fat foods, more carbs, and other bloat-causing foods during the holidays, it wouldn’t take much to make your clothes fit uncomfortably. As a father, I have the extra work of helping with costumes, driving kids to and from holiday parties, and earning extra for those special Christmas gifts. As things cool down and the pumpkin spice lattes start coming out, it can be tempting to let your workout routine slide.

2019 159

Who am I?

Practically Perfect PA

I would use my keys to get clothes from her house and have them delivered to her in case of emergencies – this was additional to all the usual admin the job involves. And picture this, husband asks me to source and purchase a gift for wife. Who am I? When you work for a private individual it can be complicated defining your role in their life. As well as dealing with all the usual challenges, much depends on their personal situation, and how that reflects on what is required.

2017 109

Make a Connection with Vacation

Office Dynamics

My initial thought (months out) was that I would take my time and pack over several weekends; meaning just pulling some clothes here and there or shoes and beach attire so I wouldn’t be rushed at the last minute. I was so busy with work, traveling, and teaching full-day workshops that I did not really start pulling clothes and packing until the night before my flight was departing. After you have pulled all your clothes and shoes, put back 25% of it.

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Episode 286: Doing Project 333 with Courtney Carver


11:16) We discuss how receiving gifts plays a role in this project (20:15) How can someone keep the momentum of Project 333 going? (23:14) 26:08) Courtney discusses what to do when you’re sentimental about certain clothing items (27:54) These are some tips that Courtney uses to help someone break through the bias that they can’t do Project 333 (31:18). I’m excited that my friend Courtney Carver returns for this episode of the program.

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How to Get Hermes Birkins (My Experiences on Buying 5 Birkins In 3 Years)

Dumb Little Man

I remember wearing casual clothes and carrying a non-designer bag when I walked into the store. This means you’ll have a higher chance of getting one when your husband/boyfriend buys them as special gifts for you. It would have been much quicker if I bought less popular products that had higher commissions, such as fine jewelry, clothing, and home products.

2017 184

Who am I?

Practically Perfect PA

I would use my keys to get clothes from her house and have them delivered to her in case of emergencies – this was additional to all the usual admin the job involves. And picture this, husband asks me to source and purchase a gift for wife. Who am I? When you work for a private individual it can be complicated defining your role in their life. As well as dealing with all the usual challenges, much depends on their personal situation, and how that reflects on what is required.

2017 100

Eco Friendly Entertainment Options for Your Next Corporate Party

Eco-Office Gals

You can even serve the prepared meals afterwards on cloth tablecloths and “green” tableware rather than plastic. Organizing a Green Gift Exchange for Your Next Office Party. No matter how demanding work can be, if there’s one thing that most employers and employees alike look forward to, it’s whenever a corporate party is planned.

2012 149

10 Ways to Avoid Making Your Kid Resent You

Dumb Little Man

There was little money for buying clothes. It was only when I was thirteen that I could finally babysit and buy the clothes I wanted. Making you laugh is a gift from him to you. And laughing at his jokes is a gift from you to him. When I was younger, I worked in a nursing home. It was a sad and disheartening place to work. The people you’d normally find there are not in their best condition and it was heartbreaking on most days.

2017 164

17 Easy Positive Changes You Can Make In Your Life Right Now

Dumb Little Man

It can be a nice lunch, a free gift at the store or a cute baby that smiled at you. Wear your most fabulous clothes, underwear included. There are many positive actions and habits we know we should do, like working out, eating healthily and not spending beyond our means. We know the big things that will make our lives better, but the fact that they’re big tasks means they can feel daunting or overwhelming. And so we easily give up on them.

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