One Thing at a Time offers 100 simple strategies for tackling the clutter problem.
One Thing at a Time: 100 Simple Ways to Live Clutter-Free Every Day
Simple, effective ways to put things in their place.
Those piles of papers, clothes, and other things you thought you’d successfully de-cluttered have returned, and this time they brought friends. What’s the use of trying to fight the clutter? Is there a better way?
This powerful and useful guide delivers solutions that work, no matter how overwhelmed you feel. The answer isn’t an elaborate new system or a solemn vow to start tomorrow. Instead, psychotherapist and organizer Cindy Glovinsky shares 100 simple strategies for tackling the problem the way it grows–one thing at a time.
Here’s a sampling of the tips explained in the book:
- Declare a fix-it day
- Purge deep storage areas first
- Label it so you can read it
- Get a great letter opener
- Practice toy population planning
- Leave it neater than you found it
Written in short takes and with a supportive tone, this is an essential, refreshing book that helps turn a hopeless struggle into a manageable part of life, one thing at a time.
About the Author
Cindy Glovinsky, M.S.W., A.C.S.W., is the author of Making Peace with the Things in Your Life. She is a licensed psychotherapist and professional organizer. A frequent lecturer and expert in the fields of chronic disorganization and attention deficit disorders, she is based in Ann Arbor, Michigan.