We’ve been talking about purging over the last few posts. What it is and how to get started are great things to know, but what are you supposed to do next?
Well…The answer is easy. The process is a little harder but well worth the work.
Once you’ve taken the steps to plan out your purge start with the room at the top of your priority list and work your way down. But don’t just start cleaning. We don’t want to repeat past behaviors. This time we are doing something different. The entire time and from here going forward you must ask yourself 3 important questions:
If you don’t know what the big idea is with purging, I highly recommend checking out Why You Shouldn’t Clean In The New Year.
The definition I found when I went to my trusty friend, Google, says it is to “rid (someone) of an unwanted feeling, memory, or condition, typically giving a sense of cathartic release.” I don’t think I could have said it better myself. Purging my home and life have been so cathartic, and although I will initially be addressing the home, we can purge our lives of a lot of things and receive the same release that purging our stuff brings.
We all know them. We may even be one. You know the mom I’m talking about.