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The Tiny House Tips - 5 Tips For Downsizing & Moving

Hello everybode!

Now, I don’t claim to be a de-cluttering expert (although one day, fingers crossed, I’ll have my own TV show and book series pretending to be one) but I thought that some of my recent experiences might prove useful to other people wanting (or having) to downsize to… 1,384 more words


47 Sandale Gdns- 4 Bedroom, 4 Bath in Bathurst Manor. Open House Sunday July 24th 2pm-4pm

$999,000.00 This Large 4 Bdrm, 4 Bath, Rare 2 Storey, Double Garage, Built In 1975. Huge 63’X122′ Lot On Quiet Child Safe Street. Hardwood Floors Throughout, Walk-Out From Large Eat-In Kitchen To Back Yard Deck Surrounded By Mature Trees, Master Bdrm 4 Piece Ensuite Bath, Steps To Downsview Subway Stn And Ttc Buses, Shops, Allen Rd, Yorkdale, Mackenzie High School & Dublin Heights Elementary School Districts & Private Schools.  14 more words

Real Estate

As you let go

This weekend I gifted some shelves on Freecycle- the last major furniture items from my office at home.

The room is almost clear now apart from some files that need to find their way to the dustbin but the feeling of lightness I have is hard to shake off- I feel free! 82 more words

Creating Space

Last week I shared about taking time to unplug, be more present and what that gift to myself was giving me.  I posted that blog, did a number of other things online and then shut off the computer again and haven’t been back on till today – one week from the last time I was online.   554 more words

Well Being

Getting Rid of It All

If you’re like me, you built up your possessions over time—deliberately.

I love to cook and bought a deep fryer for my once-a-year foray into fried zucchini blossoms, purchased the supplies to cross-stitch a Christmas stocking for each of our children (finishing one—Ryan’s–the year he turned 24) and aggregated sufficient china, silverware and crystal for holiday dinners. 1,037 more words

Expat Life

Moving from Chicago to Arizona: What I've Learned So Far

Our move date is August 11th. Here’s what I’ve learned so far.

Get estimates from three movers. We have a two-bedroom apartment. The first estimate came in at $6,300, the second $7,100 and the third $5,200. 865 more words

Are You Overwhelmed With Your Big House?

When you first bought your house, you worried that it would not be big enough for your growing family.

Over the years, your family grew and you had a rich, full life with your children in your home. 148 more words