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Downsizing During a Pandemic

This pandemic has affected so much. It even has caused a ripple in the way we downsize. We want to have the things we no longer need be redirected to places that will respect their value and help them get to someone who will use or treasure them like we did….

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Start

As the new year rolls around we often hear the word “start” – start over, fresh start, head start, jump-start, start up. These phrases all indicate that some thing or some action is moving forward. Although “start” does not imply when the action will be completed, it does indicate advancing…

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“On top of my table”

From start to finish, a downsizing move can be an overwhelming process. Let’s walk through the journey together with this fun ballad. It flows to the tune of “On Top of Old Smokey”. On top of my table, all covered with stuff,Are decades of treasures, going through them is tough….

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A Colorful Move

Color coding helps moving go smoothly Downsizing or moving will require you to make many decisions. There will be decisions about what you will keep, what you will give to your children or sell, where you will place things in your new home, and much more. After you’ve made these decisions, you…

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Still staying at home

Still “staying at home”? Have you been using the time to downsize or organize your home? Perhaps you have been busy working through your cabinets, closets, and boxes. You’ve sorted, made many decisions and collected piles to donate or sell. Good for you! Keep up the good work! And for…

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Downsizing During a Pandemic

This pandemic has affected so much. It even has caused a ripple in the way we downsize. We want to have the things we no longer need be redirected to places that will respect their value and help them get to someone who will use or treasure them like we did….

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Accessible in April

The month of April automatically brings to mind the preparation and filing of taxes. This can be a stressful process, made even worse if you have to struggle to find the needed tax documents. Not being able to locate certain documents or receipts can even prevent you from getting the most…

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Choosing to stay?

As we grow older we may face a big question. Should we stay put and age in place or move out? Whether it is a question you are asking of yourself or regarding your aging parent, it is a difficult choice. If the final decision is to remain in the…

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Making Progress in March

The third week of March is designated as National Clutter Awareness Week. Clutter may seem like a small matter, but it can actually have a big impact on your quality of life. Clutter often creeps up over time, and its consequences can be felt by all around. It can have…

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Thinking Outside the Box

When we think of downsizing or moving, one of the first images that usually come to mind is boxes, cardboard boxes, in many shapes and sizes. They are a huge part of any move. These boxes are great to put things in, but there is one box you need to…

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Feeling Better in February

We have all heard of months or days being declared as National Months or National Days. Some of these designations are government declarations, some are proclaimed by a cause or an organization, and others are just made up for the fun of it. These labels range from Alzheimer’s & Brain Awareness…

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Start

As the new year rolls around we often hear the word “start” – start over, fresh start, head start, jump-start, start up. These phrases all indicate that some thing or some action is moving forward. Although “start” does not imply when the action will be completed, it does indicate advancing…

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What is “getting organized”?

Most of us are looking forward to a better 2021. Many people are setting “Get organized” as one of their resolutions or goals for the new year, without realizing that often it is more than just moving stuff. Organizing is not just color sorting your socks or alphabetizing your spices….

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“On top of my table”

From start to finish, a downsizing move can be an overwhelming process. Let’s walk through the journey together with this fun ballad. It flows to the tune of “On Top of Old Smokey”. On top of my table, all covered with stuff,Are decades of treasures, going through them is tough….

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Countdown to your best Christmas Gift

An Organized Home There are 25 days left until Christmas! 2020 has been an unusual year with plans changing and traditions being modified. However, it might just be the perfect time to give yourself the wonderful gift of being organized. In just a few minutes a day you can make…

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