Retired, empty-nester, wife, mother, grandmother, and friend. In the middle of a session she said to me, "I'm glad I'm doing this now. I can't imagine having to go through this after suffering a loss." We were up to our necks in items that needed to be decided on. Things that hadn't been seen in … Continue reading Before You Suffer a Loss
Real life. Life is messy. Life is lived. Life is using things. Life is... not always tied up with pretty bows. Think about the 5 people you are the closest to. Do they all have the same personality? Do they all like the same things? Do they all arrive at your monthly get together at … Continue reading One Less Junk Drawer
Years ago I created the image below. Little did I know that I would be continually learning this. I'm not a huge fan of doing things that are hard for me. (Helping you declutter and organize is easy for me so never you fear!) I keep choosing to do the hard things first and I … Continue reading Do the Hard Thing
Every February and August I run a fun game over on Facebook. Toward the beginning of the game I ask everyone what they think their biggest obstacle will be. Every round we've done at least one person mentions "sentimental stuff." #LRSOMG is not the time to deal with sentimental stuff but I would like to … Continue reading What About the Sentimental Stuff?
I LOVE to play board games! This family had outgrown most of their games so it was easy to make decisions on which games to keep around. Anything else that was in this cabinet that wasn't a game (or that large poster board - it wouldn't fit anywhere else) went to live with things like … Continue reading Board Games