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Notes From ( the Packrat's ) Nest...Reflections on Messy Minds

Notes from the Nest:

Common Characteristics of “Pack-Rats”- 

(in no Particular Order.) 

Note: These symptoms can be telltale signs of Mental Illness: OCD,  Depression, etc, and other physiological degenerative disease. 307 more words


I hoard many things of which I list 10 here-

1. clothing – I buy multiples of my favourite trousers only to gain/lose weight and not fit in them… 159 more words


You, hoarder!

Maybe your house doesn´t look like this:

I really hope it doesn´t. But I bet your mind does.

From the moment we wake up our minds go off like rockets. 375 more words


I got told this morning

My daughter is a hoarder, a pack rat, a schtuff junkie. Lately, she has been taking a backpack, tote bag and a big 3 ring binder to school. 196 more words

68 cats found in van in Oregon hoarding case

ONTARIO, Oregon (AP) — Workers at an animal rescue operation in Oregon were caring Thursday for 68 cats found crammed into a van, many in wretched shape. 364 more words

National / World

Letting go

I am a hoarder!

I am what they call, an emotional hoarder. I hold on to memories, old SMSs, letters, notes, Whatsapp messages, pictures. Each gift, the paper the gift was wrapped in, each and everything is stored in the name of memories. 373 more words

Let the Digging Begin

My Dad died in late August. He never really lived a healthy lifestyle — as a chain smoker since he was a teenager and someone who drowned his meals in butter and his liver in vodka tonics. 560 more words