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Hocus Focus eliminates desktop clutter on your Mac

This free utility automatically hides unused windows after a set amount of time with a little bit of magic -- I think.<p>For me, having multiple apps and windows open on my Mac's desktop is the norm. While I often shuffle through them with the Command-Tab shortcut, my cluttered desktop can feel a tad …

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Get Rid of Clutter by Defining Each Room’s Purpose

Defining the purpose of each room is a powerful tool to banish clutter and get organized. You’ll know exactly where everything should go and get rid …

8 Weeks to a Less Cluttered Home

<b>Do you own your stuff or does your stuff own you?</b>Several years ago, my husband and I discovered that the clutter in our homes was eating away at our …

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The Psychology Behind All That Clutter You Can’t Get Rid Of

It’s not just stuff, it’s emotional baggage and unfinished business that’s standing in your way. Here’s how to get rid of it.<p>We’ve all got those filing cabinets or drawers filled with stuff we can’t bear to throw away or look at–items that seem simultaneously useless and important. If I dug around …

Spring Cleaning? Fresh Tips for Clutter Bugs

It's spring, time to open the windows and let the fresh air in and tackle your rooms and closets to get winter's accumulation out. For a …

Use this little tweak to stop cluttering your Mac's desktop with screenshots

My desktop has been eternally cluttered with screenshots in the past and I discovered a tiny tweak this week that makes life so much easier for those on Macs.<p>You can change the storage folder for screenshots by simply running the below command in your terminal application, found inside the …

How To Keep The 4 Most Cluttered Areas Of Your Home Clean

Certain areas of the home are prone to collecting clutter and even the most organized among us struggle keep them clean. Professional organizer and Bneato Bar owner Beth Zeigler shares the four most cluttered areas of the home and her tips and tricks to keep them tidy.<p><b>1. The Linen Closet</b><p>Towels, …

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The 4 Most-Cluttered Spots In A Home (And How To Tame Them)

Perform these small tasks regularly to keep your home organized<p><b>Closets</b><p>Each day, hang up everything and put away clean laundry. Put your shoes back in their places, straighten stacks, and have a regular habit of bringing empty hangers back to the laundry room. Remove clothing along the way as you …

Cash for Clutter: 15 Household Items You Can Sell

It's time to rethink your household junk. What may appear to be useless clutter could actually be worth hundreds or even thousands of dollars. …

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5 Reasons to Clear Mental Clutter Periodically

Clearing out mental clutter is a lot more difficult than tidying your room or desk. Discover why it is so important and read about tips to help you …

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The Biggest Reason You’re Still Drowning in Clutter

Do you regularly put in real, genuine effort to declutter your home, but still find yourself being overwhelmed by all the stuff? Do you ever wonder …

Minimalism

The Most Practical Way To Clear Your Clutter

Learn what you truly need, clean out, and improve your home for good<p>If you long for an organized home that makes you truly happy, advice from Lauren Rosenfeld & Dr. Melva Green could help. Consider the following when cleaning out...<p><b>Set Your Intentions:</b> What energy do you want to create in each …

Declutter your home and your life: Become clutter free and organized

Declutter your home: Become clutter free and organized!<p>Why Bother to Declutter?<p>When your surroundings are cluttered your mind will feel that way, …

Minimalism

The 10-Minute Routine That Transforms A Cluttered Home

It all happens so quickly: One minute, you have a manageable pile of junk mail on the dining room table. A few days later... and you'd rather eat on the sofa than move the mountains of clutter taking over the table.<p>Taking that first step to getting organized can feel impossible, but professional …

Minimalism

Obsessive Love and BPD - When It's Difficult To Let Go And Move On

What causes someone who has Borderline Personality Disorder or BPD traits to fall into (or back into) what some describe as "obsessive love," …

Tattoos of Semicolons Offer Love and Hope to Those Struggling with Mental Health Issues

A growing number of people are imprinting their skin with semicolons, either as temporary drawings or permanent tattoos. The trend isn't a simple fashion statement or celebration of punctuation, however; the body inkings are part of <i>Project Semicolon</i>, a faith-based non-profit movement dedicated to …

Mental Health

The Best Dog Tricks on the Planet

• <b>Author:</b> Babette Haggerty & Barbara Call<p>Featured on the Today show!<p>Not only does training your dog new tricks give you something to show-off at parties, but it also keeps your dog engaged and moving, and helps you become closer and more in-tune with your pet. And who better to learn from than the …

Organizing from the Inside Out, Second Edition

• <b>Author:</b> Julie Morgenstern<p><b>The New York Times bestselling guide to putting things in order. Put America's #1 organizer to work for you.</b><p>Getting organized is a skill that anyone can learn, and there's no better teacher than America's organizing queen, Julie Morgenstern, as hundreds of thousands of …

Invert the 80/20 Rule to Identify the Causes of Your Biggest Problems

We've all heard of the 80/20 rule (or Pareto Principle) that says 80% of your success will come from 20% of your effort. The inverse, however, is …

How to Care for Your Aging Parents

One day, our parents won't be able to drive, to climb stairs, or maybe even change their own clothes or feed themselves. As painful as thinking about …

Friday Finds 05.10.13

It's that time again! This week's fresh crop of findings include everything from typography cake to a video of a Russian cargo craft docking to station, lawn chair paintings to a four year old restaurant critic. Dig in!<p>Alejandro: The Richard Balzer Collection<p>You think <i>your</i> Vines are good? Take a …

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