Leaving things out in plain sight so she won’t forget them isn’t working so well for Polly. Have you ever lost track of something important because it got covered up by daily clutter?
Collecting is a fun hobby that provides a variety of payoffs: Memory Stimulation Collecting items such as postcards from our travels brings back happy memories. Looking at these reminds us of a pleasant place, time, person or experience. Investment Value Many pieces (e.g. art, baseball cards, coins) have a numerical value in the marketplace.
If your life or your space feels out of control, there may be a lot of questions running through your mind: “How did it ever get this bad?” “Where did all this stuff come from?” “What am I going to do with it?” “Why are the other people in my house so messy?” While it
I love celebrations. Life frequently seems full of difficulties and stress, so why not make the most of happy occasions? Children’s birthdays can be lots of fun, and most kids love a party! At the same time, the whole “birthday thing” often ushers in some incremental clutter to your space. Here are a few
Have you ever seen a vulture? They aren’t pretty. In fact, they are downright ugly. Few people would want one as a pet. I love birds and feed them all winter long, but I’m hoping to attract robins, woodpeckers and bluebirds, not vultures. However, vultures play an important role in nature, and having one around