Category Archives: Stuff

Clearing Clutter is Hard

It has been 38 days since we started our 30 day challenge to clear out the clutter in the basement. Since that day, we have opened every box and tub. It took longer than we thought, but it feels so … Continue reading

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Letting Go of Stuff – Progress on 30 day Challenge

The progress on the basement has been fairly slow. We are finding items we haven’t seen in over a year, some longer than that. We are keeping some, tossing some and donating others. At this point, the entire basement may … Continue reading

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Getting Back to Basics

We subscribe to an internet and TV provider to get super-fast (sometimes) internet and more TV channels than we will ever watch. A couple months ago they sent out notice that the price was going up. They gave notice so … Continue reading

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Downsizing Our Closet – Do We Need All These Clothes?

We kept a large shopping bag in our walk-in closet in the last 2 homes. When we purchased some new clothes and the closet started to get crowded, we would go through what was hanging up and pull out a … Continue reading

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Plans Change

In December 2015, our world began to change. We put a plan in place, but really didn’t know how it was going to actually work. First a little background. When we relocated back to Missouri from Iowa in 2011, we … Continue reading

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