Second-Hand Stores Can Be Your Decluttering Partners

As part of my recent series about downsizing or decluttering by selling, here is the final method to consider: second-hand stores. Wherever you live, there is sure to be at least one second-hand store in your town. There are a few different types so I will share three...

Here’s Why I Aim to Make You Smile…& Shift Your Story!

Shining and Striping in London! When I was a little girl, one of my favorite songs that my dad would sing was “You Are My Sunshine”. I was the only girl in a family of five so I’ll admit he definitely doted on me and I responded with seeking to put a...

Hoarding: When is Too Much Stuff Too Much?

Most folks have a weakness for accumulating something.  Shoes…kitchen gadgets…automotive tools…you name it! These items reflect our interests and our dreams.  We enjoy strutting about in the latest kicks.  We prepare and savor gourmet...

How an Estate Sale Moves Everything But the Kitchen Sink

What if you could sell roomfuls of things without having to pack, load, unload…and then possibly do all of this yet again for the things that didn’t sell? Sound good?  Then grab a seat because an estate sale may be just the ticket for you! ...

9 OnLine Selling Options to Clear Space in your Home

So you’ve made headway with identifying what items must go….. terrific! Perhaps you’ve got a wide array of things to sell, ranging from fly fishing rods to a Scandinavian blonde bedroom suite.  Are you ready for some online selling?  Think...

How to Release Other People’s Stuff from your Home

set yourself free! Does this sound familiar? The kids are grown and on their own…yet their childhood stuff is still stashed in your guest room/rumpus room/basement. Mom’s Lenox china and silverware for 16 are stowed in your dining room hutch. Dad’s...