60+ Things To Get Rid Of TODAY!

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Is your home is starting to feel WAY too cluttered and you just don’t know where to start?? I get it. We all reach that point! That’s why I’ve compiled a list, categorized by room, to help you dig yourself out of the cluttered stress mess! 

**Don’t try to take on your entire home in one day, that’s only going to add to your stress. Give yourself time to spend on each room. I recommend doing one room per day.

    

    

Bedroom

  1. Clothes you no longer wear/need (Donate)
  2. Old wallets/Purses (Donate)
  3. Shoes you no longer wear/need (Donate)
  4. Broken/Worn out sandals (Throw Out)
  5. Mismatched socks (Throw Out/Donate)
  6. Candles you didn’t enjoy (Donate)
  7. Candles that will no longer burn (Throw Out)
  8. Broken/Scratched movies (Throw Out)
  9. Movies you no longer watch (Donate)
  10. Extra blankets/sheets (Donate)
  11. Extra pillows (Donate)
  12. Rugs no longer in use/didn’t like (Donate/Throw Out If Unusable)
  13. Broken picture frames (Throw Out)
  14. Broken furniture (Throw Out/Donate If Fixable)
  15. Extra/Broken charger cords (Recycle If Broken/Donate If Usable)
  16. Dead batteries (Throw Out)
  17. Broken/Unused electronics (Recycle If Broken/Donate If Usable)
  18. Unused/Broken décor (Throw Out If Broken/Recycle If Possible/ Donate If Usable)
  19. Empty perfume bottles (Throw Out)
  20. Books you no longer read/didn’t enjoy (Donate)
  21. Old magazines (Recycle)
  22. Notebooks you no longer use/Don’t contain important information (Recycle)
  23. Old glasses/Sunglasses (Donate)

    

    

Office

  1. Documents no longer needed for records (Shred Important Information!)
  2. Bills no longer needed for records (Shred Important Information!)
  3. Broken/Unused electronics (Recycle If Broken/Donate If Possible)
  4. Notebooks you no longer use/Don’t contain important information (Recycle)
  5. Pens/Markers/Pencils that don’t work anymore/extras (Throw Out/Recycle If Possible)
  6. Charger cords (Throw Out Or Recycle If Broken/Donate If Possible)
  7. Text books no longer needed (Donate)
  8. Dead batteries (Throw Out/Recycle)
  9. Instruction manuals no longer needed (Recycle)
  10. Unused/Broken décor (Throw Out If Broken/Recycle If Possible/ Donate If Usable)
  11. Old calenders (Recycle)
  12. Extra/Broken ear buds (Throw Out)
  13. Old keys no longer needed (Throw Out)
  14. Name tags/Conference lanyards (Recycle If Possible)
  15. Old brochures (Recycle)
  16. Phone books (Recycle)
  17. That pile of “Scrap Paper” (Recycle)

    

    

Living Room/Family Room

  1. Board games with missing pieces (Recycle)
  2. Movies you no longer watch (Donate)
  3. Movies that are scratched or broken (Throw Out)
  4. Broken or unnecessary furniture (Donate If Usable Or Fixable/Throw Out If Not)
  5. Old magazines (Recycle)
  6. Extra blankets (Donate)
  7. Extra pillows (Donate)
  8. Unused/Broken décor (Throw Out If Broken/Recycle If Possible/ Donate If Usable)
  9. Books you no longer read/didn’t enjoy (Donate)
  10. Rugs no longer in use/didn’t like (Donate/Throw Out If Unusable)
  11. Old dog toys (Throw Out)
  12. Old dirty dog beds (Throw Out)

    

    

Bathroom

  1. Expired medicine/vitamins (Throw Out)
  2. Makeup no longer used/didn’t like (Throw Out)
  3. Empty perfume bottles (Throw Out/Recycle If Possible)
  4. Towels with holes (Donate/Use For Cleaning Rags)
  5. Bath toys no longer needed/used (Donate)
  6. Old toothbrushes (Throw Out/Keep ONE For Cleaning Purposes)
  7. Old/Unused nail polish (Throw Out/Donate)
  8. Extra/Old hair brushes (Throw Out)
  9. Ruined hair ties (Throw Out)
  10. Product samples/Hotel shampoo bottles (Throw Out)
  11. Half empty bottles of product that have gone unused for some time (Throw Out)
  12. That old chapstick that you never use and now it just kinda sits there… Yeah you know the one! (Throw Out)
  13. Old/Worn out bathroom mats (Throw Out)
  14. Moldy/Old shower curtains (Throw Out)
  15. Old/Unused bathroom cleaner (Donate If Possible)
  16. Unused/Broken décor (Throw Out If Broken/Recycle If Possible/ Donate If Usable)

    

    

Kids’ Room

  1. Extra/Unused stuffed animals (Donate)
  2. Broken toys (Throw Out)
  3. Extra/Unused blankets and pillows (Donate If Possible)
  4. Clothes they no longer wear/need/fit into (Donate)
  5. Shoes they no longer wear/need/fit into (Donate)
  6. Mismatched socks (Throw Out/Donate)
  7. Broken/Scratched movies (Throw Out)
  8. Unused/Broken décor (Throw Out If Broken/Recycle If Possible/ Donate If Usable)
  9. Books they no longer read/didn’t enjoy (Donate)
  10. Broken/Dried out/Unused crayons, markers, pencils, pens (Throw Out/Donate If Possible)
  11. Extra art – No, you don’t need to keep every single thing your child makes.. (Recycle)

    

    

Kitchen

  1. Broken/Unused cooking utensils (Donate If Usable/Throw Out If Broken)
  2. Old forgotten take out menus (Recycle)
  3. Pots and pans with peeling non-stick coating (Throw Out)
  4. Expired food (Throw Out)
  5. Expired coupons (Recycle)
  6. Unused cook books (Donate)
  7. Canned/Non perishable food items that you know you won’t use (Donate)
  8. Old sponges (Throw Out)
  9. Wash clothes/Towels with holes (Throw Out)
  10. Wash clothes/Towels no longer needed/used (Donate)
  11. Broken appliances (Throw Out)
  12. Kids dishes that are no longer needed (Donate)
  13. Old/Worn out floor mats (Throw Out)
  14. Excess grocery bags (Recycle)
  15. JUNK DRAWER.. YOU DON’T NEED A JUNK DRAWER!

   

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