March Challenge: 5 Minutes a Day

March Challenge

After my somewhat successful challenge for February, and my incomplete challenge for January, I decided to go really simple for March… Something vague and non-committal that only takes 5 minutes a day…  Continue reading


Decluttering Week #6 – Baking Supplies

I am desperately trying to catch up on my decluttering… so for day #3 of five photos, five stories, I am going to post the results from my baking supplies decluttering.


I have a lot of baking supplies… I really do like baking, and the results of baking… but lately I’ve been trying to eat healthier, which typically means more fruit and veggies, and less sweets and baked goods. So my baking supplies aren’t being used up as quickly as they would normally…

I don’t want to waste food, so I don’t want to throw anything out, but I thought it would be good to take stock of what I have, and get it organized in a way that will allow me to use it up. Plus, I had a bunch of stuff on a shelf in the basement because it doesn’t fit in my baking cupboard…

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Decluttering Week #2 – Lunch Containers

I am already a bit behind on my decluttering tasks… hopefully I can catch up…

Week #1’s decluttering task took longer than I had hoped (I have finally finished shredding all my papers!), and my before and after pictures weren’t all that exciting.  I really would have liked to have something awesome and dramatic for week #2, but my tupperware and lunch containers are not that…

I still hadn’t unpacked the lunch containers from the cardboard box that most of them were packed in when we moved… back in February of last year.  We use them quite regularly, and slowly they have been falling behind the cardboard box and disappearing in to the depths of the corner cabinet.

(Side note: I really dislike the cabinets in my kitchen and I hope that we will be able to do a kitchen reno in the not too distant future… probably not for a couple years though…)

Here are my before pictures:


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