31 Days and 31 ways to simplify your life, whether or not you have ADHD :)
31 Days and 31 ways to simplify your life, whether or not you have ADHD 🙂


We all deal with way too much of it.

And if you have ADHD, all of our stuff can easily become overwhelming.

How do you deal with it all? Where do you put it?

I’ve recently written some posts about tidying up and putting stuff away, so hopefully you have started reducing the amount of stuff that you own.

If not, let’s start with decluttering and getting rid of stuff you really don’t want or need.

One old adage that really does bear repeating is “a place for everything and everything in it’s place”.

That’s one reason that we have so much trouble organizing our stuff; we don’t have a place to store it.

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Presumably you have a place to store your drinking glasses, probably near the sink.

Your toothbrush is most likely in the bathroom, and your clothes should be in your closet.

But what about the other stuff?

Take a look around your house right now and see what’s laying around.

Does it have a place to go and you just haven’t put it there?

Or are you not sure?

Lets say you buy something new; maybe a really nice camera.

Now before you buy the camera, you’re thinking about all the great pictures you’re going to take. But you should also think about where you are going to store it. After all, you won’t be taking pictures 24/7.

Here are a few things to keep in mind when thinking about storage:

We all fight an ongoing battle with our stuff, whether we have ADHD or not. It’s life.

But if you find that your stuff is taking over too much of your time, you might want to either seriously begin to get rid of it, or hire a professional organizer to help you get started. A therapist might also be a good idea.


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