If the spring weather isn’t enough to motivate you to get cleaning, organizing, and purging, consider this: Friday, May 10 is also known as National Clean Up Your Room Day. What better excuse to tackle the job? Click through these links for inspiration, get our your mop and a big black garbage bag, and get to work!
Spring is a great time to take a critical look at your wardrobe. Does it reflect your current needs, habits, style, and size? The Huffington Post offers some great tips for sorting through your closet (and making your shopping list!).
If your closet is full of business-appropriate clothing you no longer wear or (gulp!) fit, consider donating it to Dress for Success, a program that ?[promotes] the economic independence of disadvantaged women by providing professional attire, a network of support and the career development tools to help women thrive in work and in life.? The organization not only provides suits to women, it also supports them through the interview process and provides mentoring and ongoing support throughout their employment.
It’s not enough to declutter?sometimes we want a space That’s sparkling clean. Oprah’s spring cleaning checklist will take you through your bedroom and beyond (whole house cleaning in just eight hours!); also check out this list from Real Simple. Time to get out the mop!