Getting Organized

72 Killer Resources for Getting Rid of Stuff

Whether you’re moving, spring cleaning, downsizing or just ready to “unstuff” your space(s), once you’ve started identifying the things you’re ready to let go of, it can be hard to know exactly WHAT to do with All. That. Clutter.  Recently, I wrote a series of articles on one option: how to sell some of your …

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How to Sell Your Collections and Collectibles for Cash

Finally ready to sell that baseball card collection you’ve had since you were eight years old? Or the stamp collection you inherited from your grandfather? Or maybe you’re exploring your options because something inside you is pushing back or asserting itself and saying, are we a bit trapped here? Are we stuck collecting things because …

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How to Sell Clothes, Purses, and Accessories for Cash in 2021

Everyone loves a bargain, right? Whether it’s a new cashmere coat on the back rack for $15, or a barely-worn pair of Manolos you stumble on at your local thrift store. So it’s funny that, when it comes time to sell OUR clothes, we’re often trapped in a delusional story about value and what we …

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Estate Sales Aren’t Just for Dead People

Long before we die there may be reasons to divest ourselves of a bunch of stuff … and I don’t mean a few trips to the thrift store amounts of stuff. We’re talking a LOT of stuff to get rid of—like, almost everything you own. It could be that you need to pay off a …

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Estate Planning is Easier Than You Think: 3 Simple Steps You Can Take Today

“Death is not the opposite of life, but a part of it.”  – Haruki Murakami Continuing in our series on Spring cleaning, let’s go a bit deeper than focusing just on airing out curtains and vacuuming dusty refrigerator coils. Let’s look at ALL of the places that need some attention in your life … including …

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This Morning Routine Could Change Your Life

Mornings are my favorite time of day … and that wasn’t always the case.  When I worked in the theater, I often didn’t get to bed before 2 or 3am and would typically sleep until 10 or 11am. Now, I’m up at 6 or 6:30 and I’m digging it. Things feel so much manageable when …

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5 Simple Steps to New Year’s Resolution Success

“What the new year brings to you will depend a great deal on what you bring to the new year.”  – Vern McLellan New Year’s resolutions—love ‘em or hate ‘em, they’re inescapable this time of year. And even if you hate them, for many they hold an almost mystical appeal.  The new year gives us …

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How to Cope When Things Feel Out of Your Control

“Act as if what you do makes a difference. It does.” – William James Approaching a new year always makes me reflective.  As artificial as New Year’s day can be considering, on one hand, it’s just another day—I do appreciate the chance to reflect forward, individually and collectively. There’s not much point in talking about …

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