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How Do You Want To Live?

My life has a way of catching me in a trap. Rather than improving my quality of life I tend to focus my attention on maintaining. 310 more words


You call it "procrastination," I prefer the term "creative time management..."

Mornin’ all.

When we last spoke, I was about to embark on a mission to clean my house. I got garbage bags, extra coffee, queued up a good podcast, and dug in. 2,187 more words


Today is Pack Rat Day

17 May is Pack Rat Day.

Pack Rat Day is a warning to take some time to look at your life and determine if you have things you don’t need. 512 more words




by Steve Liddick

It’s amazing how much “Stuff” a person can accumulate over the years, adding one item at a time. One day you look around your house and say to yourself, “we are in real danger of an avalanche.” 514 more words

The Curse of Couch Surfing in Dijon

The first impression of France Hannah and I had on this trip was the beautiful little town of Dijon. Our only knowledge was that there would probably be a lot of mustard involved, but nothing prepared us for dinner that night with our couch surfing host Margeaux. 583 more words

Central Europe

Downsizing and Recycling

The biggest challenge about downsizing is deciding where to start and to not get too sentimental about things you really don’t use or need!  For a long time I collected books.  567 more words


Spring Cleaning 101

I’ve spent most of the morning so far today working on cleaning out my house. A little spring cleaning, if you will, even though it snowed here all day yesterday. 335 more words