A nifty trick you may not have thought of! Applies to kitchens, bathrooms, anywhere you have adjustable shelving!
Most kiwi households have these. A weird wire here, an un-coupled cable there, a faulty charger (or three), maybe one old dead phone...
One of the best ways to give teens ownership and adult responsibilities is to let them keep track of their own important paperwork.
Often people give us things that they don't know what to do with, can't be bothered to take to an op shop or go to the trouble of selling or feel too guilty to throw away.
If you don't bring these things into your home you'll avoid Clutter and you avoid Guilt and it's more sustainable. Boom.
Before you toss out those tools and those might-come-in-handy good bits of wood try this...
Do you remember playing with your gran's or your mum's button collection? You might want to start your own.
Do you remember the dream of the paperless office? Some people have actually managed it. But not everybody.
Next time you wash a dressing gown or robe you CAN wash the belt without it all becoming a mares nest of tangled arms and knots...
I have three. Yes three. My phone is so heavily used the battery is constantly running low just as I'm about to head out or Skype someone. Typical!