The road to minimalish-ism is paved with lots of looking-like-I-should-be-on-Hoarders. But after 3 passes, we've finally got the family room cleared up a little!
The kitchen counter needs to get done, but hey, the overall clean up isn't that bad, eh?! We're definitely more than halfway there. Maybe another 2 or 3 passes, and we'll be done this area.
The clutter was mostly kids' toys, so together the kids and I separated them into KEEP and GIVEAWAY piles. Roomie went through the GIVEAWAY pile to make sure we weren't giving away things we weren't supposed to, like his old childhood toys. And now they're ready for this summer's Big Garage Sale.
Yup, we worked so hard. How hard? Check out the Before and After...