Nowadays, most people are aware of the decluttering and tidying trend, thanks to Marie Kondo's The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up. We know that we should hold on to only the things that "spark joy"—but what does that really mean? Where do we begin, and how do we create lasting changes?
Speaking as a professional organizer and clutter healer, these are the decluttering mistakes that I see people make most often. If you're ready to reevaluate your space, may they help steer you in the right direction.