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100 Dresses

So it’s Saturday afternoon, and I’m ready to get started with Step 1 in my KonMari decluttering journey. Dresses.

I decide to use my living room as sorting area. 680 more words

Flashback! Relocating. Again. August 2014

Is there anything to inspire a person more into action than accepting an international job that gives you two months to pack up and prepare to move? 685 more words


Expat horder

Well, one thing I’ve found living as an expat, sometimes in difficult living conditions (not Bangkok, but Juba to be certain) is that you tend to hoard certain things that are familiar and you think you “need”. 498 more words


Does it spark joy?

A few months ago as I began to look at my life, I started to feel that house my house was possibly full of things that were weighing me down. 443 more words

How Did I Get Here? Examining My Hoarding/OCD Tendencies

As I do every summer since I became a student, I am visiting my parents’ home for an extended period. During my past stays since I first left home in 2002, including all the short trips home from overseas, I have always been distracted with my stuff stuck in storage here – now relocated interstate with me and into a storage unit in Melbourne. 1,413 more words


I don't even know how to title this

Right now, i am beyond exhausted and i feel like all sparks of hope have disappeared into thin air.
The sparks of hope – to be able to stay in a clean house. 597 more words

Extra, Extra Read All About It

Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards.” – Soren Kierkegaard

I am the woman you will see on the train, not just reading the paper; but highlighting, underlining, and clipping articles. 196 more words

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