https://www.everydaycheapskate.com/wp-content/uploads/5560943917_ef792cd847_z-e1487735857208.jpg 565 565 Mary Hunt https://www.everydaycheapskate.com/wp-content/uploads/EverydayCheapskateNewLogo.jpg Mary Hunt2012-06-05 10:52:142019-04-15 10:36:11Let the Decluttering Begin
I know it’s time. It’s been time for at least five years, possibly longer. I need to clean my kitchen. Now, before you send the Health Department to my address, let me explain. What I mean by “clean” is that I need to clean out and organize my kitchen pantry, cupboards and drawers.
If you walked into my kitchen, you’d see a tidy and sanitary place. But don’t walk into the pantry or open a cupboard too hastily. Something might hit you on the head. At this moment, a bottle of Advil has been tossed on top of cereal boxes, which are resting on pudding boxes that have long ago expired.
Cynthia Ewer, editor of OrganizedHome.com says the first thing I need to do is harden my heart. An efficient, convenient kitchen, she says, must be pared to the bone. I must dare to dump anything and everything that is not absolutely necessary and useful. Read more