At first glance, a book on how to declutter and organize one's home might seem pretty boring. Well, believe it or not, "The life-changing magic of tidying up" by Marie Kondo is actually fascinating. Yep, this book is THE #1 New York Times best-selling guide to decluttering and organizing your home. So how did it become such an international success at the bookshelves? The reason is simple: it will (and, for some of us, radically) change our lives.
Marie Kondo is a Japanese cleaning consultant. And she's good at it; she may be the best. She takes us through a step-by-step journey in which we learn to let go of the past and not fear the future. No less than that. And it feels good. Really good.
Who would have thought that poetry and inner peace could be found while organizing our homes? Not many of us, let's admit it.
So do yourself and your home a favor, and read The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up: The Japanese Art of Decluttering and Organizing. It's truly a little bit of magic in book form. Your heart and your home will thank you.