These last few weeks before Christmas and school holidays can be like running the last leg of a marathon. You’re already exhausted from the past 11 months but there seem to be more events, tasks and challenges in the run up (or is that run down?) to the end of the year – even in exceptional years like this one.
Every object you own is an item on your to-do-list… … that is, unless you are completely comfortable living amongst clutter, and aren’t troubled by being late, missing appointments or paying extra fees. But most people aren’t comfortable with this “too much” situation – not in our social environment.
Decluttering on air in ABC’s podcast series The Pineapple Project Early in 2019 I drove out to the western part of Sydney to meet Claire Hooper, Australian comedian, mother of two, and host of The Pineapple Project podcast for a special episode on decluttering.