Way to go Diana! You have accomplished a lot. I like the idea of creating a list and crossing it all off.
You can always donate those toiletry items. Women's shelters especially like getting them. I'm sure you have thought of that, though :)
So far, since last week I accomplished:
Decluttered: 40-something books, four bags of kids clothes, 1 bag of my clothes, 1 bag of shoes, hangers and miscellaneous, I large box of children's toys and...