In this episode, Host Bri Logue interviews Tracy McCubbin of dClutterfly, Tracy is a decluttering expert and author, who shares tips on how to declutter your home and why it's important to do so. She emphasizes the need to start small and create a why or a goal for decluttering, which helps to stay motivated. She also warns against excessive shopping and encourages people to be mindful of their consumption, while understanding their emotional attachment to their stuff. Tracy provides solutions to help people break free from their shopping habits and discusses the importance of core values in making purchasing decisions. Overall, this episode offers insights into the emotional and psychological aspects of decluttering and consumption!
Tracy McCubbin is the author of Making Space, Clutter Free: The Last Book On Decluttering You'll Ever Need (June 4th, 2019). She has always referred to herself as "Obsessive Compulsive Delightful," but who knew she could turn that trait into a booming business? While working for a major television director in Los Angeles, Tracy discovered she had the ability to see through any mess and clearly envision a clutter-free space. Coupled with keen time-management and organizational skills, Tracy soon found more and more people were asking her for help. Before she knew it, dClutterfly was born.
Ten years and thousands of clients later, dClutterfly is Los Angeles' premier organizing and decluttering company. Tracy is a regularly featured expert on Hallmark's Home & Family, has a column on MindBodyGreen, and has regular declutter segments on Fox 5 and ABC Eyewitness News, KTLA Morning Show, KCAL9, and Good Day Sacramento. She and her company have also been featured in Real Simple, Women's Day and ShopSmart.
When not decluttering, she is the proud Co-Executive Director of OneKid OneWorld, a non-profit building strong educational foundations for children in impoverished communities throughout Kenya and Central America.