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My House Is Overrun With Clutter, And I Can't Take It Anymore

Posted On: Jul 19, 2019   |   Posted By: Scary Mommy

My House Is Overrun With Clutter, And I Can't Take It Anymore

I am drowning in a sea of clutter. A couple years ago, we moved from a little two-bedroom condo with a small attic for storage, to a three-bedroom home with a garage, a shed, and a gigantic attic. I was sure that once we moved, I would have a place for everything. We were more than doubling our space! It was going to be an organized paradise.
Well, that didn't exactly pan out. When we were loading the moving truck, I couldn't believe how much stuff we had crammed into our tiny condominium. As my husband unloaded boxes at the new house, I quickly realized that we would have to put our garage, shed, and attic to immediate use. I vowed that the third bedroom would be a pristine guest room. I was going to keep it clear of all clutter.
As you may have gathered, I didn't.
Not even two years in, we have filled this house to the gills. I have broken my vow. My “guest room” is now packed with homeschool supplies, boxes of outgrown kid's clothing, and décor items that don't have a home here. Every time I'm not in the...

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