Visibility Helps Save Money

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A couple of weeks ago, I wrote a piece about how to best organize a pantry. One of the tips in that article was to make sure that you can see everything that you have so that you always know what’s on hand and when it expires. This makes it easy to plan and prepare meals, as well as reduce food waste. When everything is obvious and easy to hand, eating at home is a lot easier and more appealing. This tip works in other areas of your life, as well.

In a lot of ways, I’m blessed to live in a house with few closets. While I know few people would agree with me, at least at first, I’ve found it to be an advantage. First, without a lot of storage space I’m far less tempted


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2 Responses to Visibility Helps Save Money

  1. deana says:

    This is why I always do a complete housecleaning twice a year. Things just pile up the back corners and will always get forgotten unless you take the time to clean out the things that you are using anymore. It’s too easy to forget about what you really have when you can’t see it on a regular basis. This has helped me become much more of the minimalist so that I don’t buy as much as I used to.

  2. jenny says:

    I think we all have far too much crap and we all could do with getting rid of a lot of it. I include myself in this.

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