Green and Tidy

Helping people with WAY too much stuff, declutter and create homes they love

March 12, 2014
by Rachel
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Don’t be swamped by post (mail) and paperwork

If you’re not yet part of the Green and Tidy community, sign up here (and get a free decluttering masterclass as a bonus). Do you struggle to keep on top of your post/mail? Does it build up, becoming more and more daunting each day? Maybe you usually open it but then can’t face doing what needs doing with the paperwork…

November 6, 2013
by Rachel
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Is that a Bakugan or a Gormiti? Decluttering with kids.

If you’re not yet part of the Green and Tidy community, sign up here (and get a free decluttering masterclass as a bonus). “Help! My son’s toys are taking over the house. We don’t know where anything is and the toy box in the lounge is always buried under clutter, so he can’t even get at half of them!” In…

July 2, 2013
by Rachel
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Kids’ creations: 5 ways to decide if their artwork is keepsake or clutter

  Is your home crammed with works of art produced by your kids? Do they come home from nursery/pre-school/school/after-school club every day with a new creation? How do you decide what to keep and what to let go? What if you slip something into the recycling only for your child to break their heart over the loss? And what about…

December 5, 2012
by Rachel
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Please take

I’m excited to welcome Vivienne Egan to Green and Tidy. Vivienne runs BinOracle, a blog devoted to finding value in rubbish, and rubbishing mass consumption. I love Vivenne’s blog so much, I asked her to write a post for Green and Tidy about how she decides whether to take home things she finds on the street. Here’s what she has…

April 26, 2012
by Rachel
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What’s the capital of Djibouti? And I’m mad, I am!

If you’re not yet part of the Green and Tidy community, sign up here (and get a free decluttering masterclass as a bonus). When my brother was studying Environmental Science in the 1980s, most people hadn’t heard of the subject. So, when asked at parties what he was studying, he used to say it was a branch of geography. The…