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1st Plastic Bag

Joe Ford was the first to give me a bag with a sentimental object or I should say objects. Not only did he put one object in the bag, he put 23 items in a large raggedly torn plastic bag. 110 more words

good read: understanding why we hold on to clutter

Understanding why we hold on to clutter helps us make better editorial choices when decluttering.  Linda Sand, a commenter on the bemorewithless blog’s great post on… 166 more words

Considered Living.

A painting of a garden - sentimental objects

We were in the garden when the hospice called. It was a glorious late-April morning – the first properly warm day of the year – and we’d gone out into the sunshine with mugs of coffee, checking for violets beneath the hedge. 2,449 more words


Earthly Treasures

Should you walk into my house, you would notice a lot of things that have to do with Arlynne there. It has become a case of “if I can’t have her around then I want her stuff”. 1,192 more words


WISE #17: sentimental things

My favorite shoes (and I’d even call them my “signature shoes”) are a well-worn pair of checkerboard-printed slip-on Vans sneakers. I adore those freaking shoes. If you… 453 more words


365 Project - Day 198

Sentimental Creatures

A few months ago, we received a lovely parcel from my brother and sister-in-law and the kiddies who live in South Africa. They chose all sorts of interesting little things to send us, and we enjoyed opening each and every item. 34 more words

What Really Matters

NOTE: This post was originally written in March of 2012.

At this point most of us have seen numerous news reports about the tornadoes that devastated small towns in several states over the past week. 701 more words