KonMari

Sure, I could probably use a few new life-hacks, but if I can figure out how to love my life in 2017, that will be more than enough.

A Better New Year's Resolution

My resolutions regularly remind me that I don’t think I am enough, just as I am. So this year, instead of focusing on habit changes, I'm more Read...
Gemma Hartley    |   12.30.16   |   SHARE
I never pay retail for anything (unless it’s from an independent designer, because we have to support the little guys) and I always hold out for what I love. Image: Thinkstock.

Why You Should Never  Shop For Occasions

When I help people clean out their wardrobes, the items I come across that hang in the back closet never seeing the light of day are usually pieces Read...
Aja Barber    |   08.10.16   |   SHARE
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There are definitely classist roots in here, but I still like Konmari. Image: Thinkstock.

This Sh*t Brings Me Joy: Konmari For Poor Folks

Getting rid of all of your stuff is all well and good if you are childfree, but if you have the fortune (or misfortune) to have children, they Read...
David Minerva Clover    |   05.17.16   |   SHARE
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Sometimes my brain makes me think things = happiness. Image: Joni Edelman.

In Defense Of Things

I know my more-than-average amount of stuff is related to my higher-than-average wealth, which makes me self-conscious — especially as someone who Read...
joni edelman, RN   |   05.12.16   |   SHARE
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We all have a finite amount of fucks we can give about anything and we need to be careful how and where we use them.

The Life-Changing Magic Of Not Giving A F*ck

It’s now been ten days since I’ve given a fuck. Well that’s not strictly true, I’ve given a fuck about many things that are important to me. But not Read...
Carolyn Swindell of Debrief Daily    |   04.5.16   |   SHARE
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What to do on Adult Spring Break.

7 Things To Do Over "Adult" Spring Break, When Actual Spring Break No Longer Exists

It’s that time of year again, time to hide from your kids in the bathroom! I mean spring break. It’s spring break! Read...
joni edelman, RN   |   03.25.16   |   SHARE
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Pre-KonMari.

KonMari: The Life-Changing Magic Of What The Hell Happened To My Living Room

I have a lot of shit. I like all my shit. I have knick-knacks and bric-a-brac and tchotchkes — and other clever names for things that are really just Read...
joni edelman, RN   |   10.1.15   |   SHARE
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