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How to Reduce In Four Easy Steps

It’s spring. And with spring often comes a cleanout of some sort. We have been busy here at my home. In January, my husband and I set some goals. One of them is to reduce the number of things we own. How about you? Have you made any goals that have to do with rightsizing, downsizing, or just reducing the number of things you own? In the case these are one of your goals, you have come

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3 Reasons to Love Wardrobe Thrifting

Wardrobe thrifting may be the ultimate act of recycling! Today I want to talk about what exactly wardrobe thrifting is and why we should seriously consider it. I’ve discovered there are way more advantages than disadvantages. What exactly is Wardrobe Thrifting? It’s basically the act of buying clothes that have been preowned. The clothes may have been worn previously, or, they could be brand new with the tags still on. In the olden days, there


10 Garage Tips Everyone Should Know

It’s almost summer here in the Pacific Northwest. How did your garage fare over the winter? I would say ours didn’t fare all that well. I might even take these garage tips and implement them this weekend. Anyway, our garage is pretty garagey right now. Cobwebs; spider “stuff”; accumulations of things that don’t belong where they are, but were put there “for now” since it was cold outside and the garage isn’t heated. Or, it could

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