What is Earth Overshoot Day?

As the world grapples with Covid-19 climate change is not going anywhere, just waiting, sitting on the back burner.

Is this our wake up call, where we switch from mindless consumption to value the time we have on this beautiful planet?

Earth Overshoot day is the day that marks the date when humanity’s demand for ecological resources and services in a given year exceeds what Earth can regenerate in that year. Continue reading


Stuff that costs the Earth

Stuff:  collection of things not needing to be specified, valueless matter, trash, non-sense Australian Oxford Dictionary

Our day to day stuff comes with a carbon footprint: -bottled water, food, fashion, phones and computers, just to name a few. How products are designed, used, maintained and disposed at end of life also add to their carbon footprint, take bottled water for example.

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How to declutter

Northern Beaches- How to ethically declutter without costing the earth The 10R’s©

Northern Beaches are you drowning in clutter and stuff, is it time to get organised and ethically declutter for a simplier life?

  • How much time do you waste looking for the keys, phone, purse just to get out the door on time?
  • Does the car live on the street because there is no room in the garage, simply because there is too much STUFF
  • Do you struggle to pay bills on time, because you are drowning in a sea of paper?
  • Do you struggle to find a little ME time or are you always busy doing STUFF?

Imagine a life without the clutter

  • There is less housework
  • Things have a “home” making it easy to find when you want them
  • Your bills are paid on time saving you money because you have a system of dealing with them
  • Finally there is more time to do the things you want.

What would you do with more time in your day?

Booking link soon

Join our fun, interactive workshop and learn

  • How to identify your clutter
  • How easy it is to declutter
  • How to eco organise
  • How to refuse clutter
  • How to identify treasures
  • How to let go of clutter
  • How to sort, organise every room in your house, without costing the Earth
  • How to reduce clutter and divert waste from landfill
  • How to maintain a clutter free space so you can live the life you want
  • You will leave with a better understanding of what your clutter is, and how to responsibly dispose of unwanted stuff
  • Come along and discover how easy it is to reduce, reuse, recycle and reward yourself with a simpler life

Booking link opens soon 

Brought to you by the Northern Beaches Council

Presenter

Tanya Lewis Professional Eco Organiser®, Planet Ark Ambassador, Waste Coach, Author of STUFF OFF!,Blogger, Interior Designer and visionary believes that being organised won’t cost the earth

Join us for this fun workshop to help your declutter and simplify life without costing the Earth.
To pre order your signed copy of STUFF OFF! Email tanya@ecoorganiser.com.au


Declutter workshop

Box Hill -Declutter and simplify life without costing the earth-The 10R’s

Declutter and simplify life without costing the earth-The 10R’s™

Box Hill do you have time to waste looking for your things?

  • How much time do you waste looking for the keys, phone, purse just to get out the door on time?
  • Does the car live on the street because there is no room in the garage, simply because there is too much STUFF
  • Do you struggle to pay bills on time, because you are drowning in a sea of paper?
  • Do you struggle to find a little ME time or are you always busy doing STUFF?

Imagine a life without the clutter

  • There is less housework
  • Things have a “home” making it easy to find when you want them
  • Your bills are paid on time saving you money because you have a system of dealing with them
  • Finally there is more time to do the things you want.

What would you do with more time in your day?

Bookings essential- Click here

Join our fun, interactive workshop and learn

  • How to identify your clutter
  • How easy it is to de clutter
  • How to eco organise
  • How to refuse clutter
  • How to identify treasures
  • How to let go of clutter
  • How to sort, organise every room in your house, without costing the Earth
  • How to reduce clutter and divert waste from landfill
  • How to maintain a clutter free space so you can live the life you want
  • You will leave with a better understanding of what your clutter is, and how to responsibly dispose of unwanted stuff
  • Come along and discover how easy it is to reduce, reuse, recycle and reward yourself with a simpler life

Bookings are essential- Click here
Brought to you by the City of Whitehorse

Presenter

Tanya Lewis Professional Eco Organiser®, Keynote Speakers, Author of STUFF OFF! Organising Coach,Blogger, Interior Designer and visionary believes that being organised won’t cost the earth

Join us for this fun workshop to help your declutter and simplify life without costing the Earth.
To pre order your signed copy of STUFF OFF! Email tanya@ecoorganiser.com.au

Because life really is too short to be looking for STUFF!

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The 3 R's

We all know The 3 R’s, but are The 10R’s and how will they reduce clutter in my life?

We all know about the 3R’s- Reduce Reuse Recycle but what’s The 10R’s©?

There is a common trend around the world where people have become overwhelmed with stuff to the point where they simply cannot function, or find things, so they go and buy more, thus starting this viscous clutter cycle.

Don’t worry you are not alone

Australia

A recent surveys show that the average Australian family spend $1226 per year on stuff they never use and one in eight people moved home to accommodate more stuff. (Source Stuff Happens)

United States of America

The average American family spends $1,700 on clothes annually Forbes

Britain

Britons have a shocking £5.7billion worth of unused household items stashed away, and one in three has enough to fill a bedroom. Daily Mail

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How to reduce food waste

How to reduce food waste without costing the Earth

Food waste not only wastes money,  it also adds to our carbon footprint. Knowing how to store food in our refrigerator is a very simple way to reduce food waste. Did you know the average Victorian household throws out $40 worth of food a week? That is $2080 per year, can you imagine what you would do with an extra $2080 per year, how about $20 800 over ten years!

Wasted food is the world’s third-biggest carbon emitter after China and US, just by storing our food correctly reduces food waste.

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How to organise your bed

How to organise a gorgeous bed without costing the earth

 

After a busy day our beds should be a haven to retreat to unwind and disconnect from the busy lives we lead. Having a bed that is welcoming instead of covered with clothes, bedside table covered in stuff, does not say “haven” more likely it says ” oh more clutter” “more unfinished projects”

A gorgeous bed in not difficult to organise and it does not require buying anything, it’s a matter of removing clutter, rethinking your space and working with mother nature and soothe our worries and help us drift off for a restful night sleep.

Here are five easy steps to help you create a gorgeous bed.

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