Who of us hasn’t bought things we don’t need, kept things we don’t use and allowed piles to accumulate on the kitchen counters, nightstands, and desks?
Before you envision yourself on the next episode of A&E's Hoarders
, read the following warning signs from Gail Steketee
, Dean of Boston University School of Social Work. They distinguish the clutterbug from the hoarder, and help you answer the question, “Am I just messy or have I crossed the line?"