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10 tips to de-clutter your family home

 Last week was our 15-year wedding anniversary and it is amazing how much “stuff” you can accumulate over this time. Prior to having children, we lived a very minimalist life; our first house was described by the estate agent as “Show Home Standard”. Now, with two children, it is often more resembling “Toy Shop Standard”
In these last few months, we have started to develop some strategies to deal with all this “stuff” and to teach the children to live a less commercial life.

If you are interested in de-cluttering your life with children, please see below our top 10 tips to help you on your way:

1. Lead by example
If you really want your children to declutter their lives and appreciate experiences more than possessions, you need to lead by example. Do you really need the latest digital TV? Will you ever use the record collection gathering dust in the garage? De-cluttering your life is a difficult thing to do, we all have emotional ties and memories linked to our possessions so do not even…