Joy of Missing Out on Stuff- JOMOS

Joy of Missing Out on Stuff

JOMOS a feeling of ease, peace, balance, joy and living comfortably with less stuff. No need or desire to constantly fill life’s voids with physical and mental stuff, rather finding joy in the simple way of doing things.

In our previous blog Fear of Missing out on STUFF we addressed the concept of FOMOS, Fear of missing out on stuff, it is described as a social anxiety, a fear of regret, which may lead to a compulsive concern that one might miss an opportunity for social interaction, a novel experience, or other satisfying events. Source: Wikipedia- Fear of missing out Continue reading


Am I a hoarder?

People are often quick to declare themselves as a hoarder when in may be a case of collections may get out of hand or life throws us a curve ball and things get a little disorganised.

To answer your question “Am I a hoarder?” Eco Organiser® decided to ask Australia’s leading expert in this field, co-owners of Hoarding Home Solutions Wendy Hanes and Angela Esnouf. Continue reading


How to declutter your photo collection. Part 2 Responsible Disposal

Meet Chantal Imbach professional photo organiser and declutter expert, guest blogger and special guest presenter at our 2day women’s retreat in beautiful Hepburn Springs January 2020 Re treat Re store get organised for the rest of your life.

Like Eco Organiser® Chantal is passionate about looking after our planet, in her second guest blog Chantal shares her knowledge on how to responsibly dispose of unwanted photos.

How to Responsibly Dispose of Unwanted Photos

  • Printed photos

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How to get organised and live the life you want

Getting organised does not have to start at New Year’s, you can start now.

Why wait to set your resolutions; did you know, the top three new year’s resolutions are:

Get fit, lose weight and get organised.

With just over 2 weeks to Christmas, now is the time to rethink clutter and send it a new message

“2020 I am in control, not this STUFF!”

Invest time and rethink how you would like to see your home, office or career in 2020, will it be clutter free or just organised so you can find what you want when you want it?

There are 4 simple steps to get organised and live the life you want Continue reading


How to declutter your photo collection. Part 1

Meet Chantal Imbach Professional Photo Organiser, declutter expert, guest blogger and special guest presenter at our upcoming women’s retreat Re treat Re store in January 2020. We asked Chantal if she would be kind enough share her expertise of photo organising with us.

How to organise photo’s is the No 1. Question we are asked at our workshops, seminars and retreats. Here’s what she had to say.

Photos are one of the hardest things to declutter and let go of because they are so precious to most of us. As a professional photo organiser, I regularly come across very substantial digital photo collections, we’re talking 60,000 plus photos. And that doesn’t include the printed photos that most people still have.” says Chantal

Photos are just the same as any other item in our home. When there are too many and when it has become unmanageable, decluttering and organising is in order.”

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Seven top tips how to choose the right storage container, and eco organise your home

Choosing the right storage container over what is trendy or cheap and cheerful often leads to a greater investment in clutter. Rather than buy another piece of plastic why not rethink and repurpose things in your home, this helps reduce your carbon footprint?

Storage containers are not the answer to conquering clutter, another common mistake is buying storage before you start to sort and declutter. Once the files, papers, clothes, food and others items are sorted, organised and ethically decluttered, this is the time to look at storage, and not before.

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move house

Checklist -How to move house in an organised fashion

Moving house can be stressful enough, organising a removalists or asking your mate if you can borrow his ute,  decided what is clutter and how to stop the sentimental stuff cutter your life, before you even starting to pack. All of a sudden it’s one month til you move house and nothing is organised.

Don’t stress we have it sorted.

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Scared of living your dreams?

Scared of Living Your Dreams? Five top tips to let go of the clutter and start living your dreams

Too often we don’t live our dreams, reasons vary from lack of time, money, energy or we are scared to step outside our comfort zone; and worry what others might think or say.

On my recent trip to Europe I fulfilled so many of my life’s visions, and in some instances, I stepped well and truly outside my comfort zone. The pleasure for me was removing doubt, fear and anxiety each and every time I conquered things, that in the past had stopped me from living my dreams.

Our clutter is not always physical stuff

We have a knack of building walls around us to keep out the scary stuff, holding in the self-doubt, self-loathing and sadly we are missing out of some the really good stuff.

While traveling through the UK, France and Switzerland it was a joy to witness so many people living their dreams. There was one in particular occasion that touch my heart, it was on the day I Continue reading