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Organizing 101: How to (Really) Let Go of Things You Can't Let Go Of

Say goodbye to your unused things

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Believe me when I tell you that I have tons of stuff. If you're familiar with the show Hoarders and if you've seen an episode, you would think that my room can be featured and I'm not even kidding! I always have a hard time fixing my room because I'm a sentimental hoarder. I like to keep things inside drawers and on shelves—even if I no longer use them because they remind me of happy times. It's like these things have become part of me.

Since we're all in for a fresh start this 2016, I've decided to just do it and declutter. Although the process was a difficult one, I realized that it was possible to let go of things that no longer served a purpose. If I can do it, so can you! If you're having hesitations about cleaning and discarding items, here are some of the tricks that I learned that can help you:

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