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Lamb in the woods

I did a rough count this morning. There are more than 800 art books in my late husband’s office. Some are boxed. Others are aligned alphabetically on 8 sagging bookshelves. 185 more words


Day 19 - Minimalism Challenge

For day 19 I will be listing the items and that is all.

Day 19:
1-4. Baskets
5-6. Stuffed animals
7. Essential oil in rose… 42 more words

Day 18 - Minimalism Challenge

A wise sexy woman I know sent me the feature picture for this entry which says “Have nothing in your house that you do not know to be useful, or believe to be beautiful” William Morris. 325 more words

More adventures in decluttering and moving to a small house

I have been telling my children over and over again just how small the home we are moving to is. But as they haven’t been able to see it yet, it is really difficult for them to get it. 932 more words


Downsizing for the Camper

Currently, I live in a studio apartment.  You’d think this wouldn’t leave much room for unnecessary stuff, but you’d be surprised.  Sometimes we hang on to things because of sentimental value, clothes that *almost* fit, books that we’ve read partway, or art supplies we’ll swear to use one day. 181 more words

Day 17 - Minimalism Challenge

I have been moving all day and have almost a closet full of stuff I plan to purge. Pretty exhausted so keeping it brief again… 27 more words