Blog #slow downsizing


  • 05/08/2019 02:38 PM

In my annual or semi-annual wardrobe purge, I have some criteria to make quick decisions about what to keep and what to consign or donate. But it's not always easy.

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  • 02/18/2019 02:13 PM

Figuring out what to do with my mother's collection of girdles is a stumper for this slow downsizer.

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  • 01/26/2019 02:07 PM

I follow Marie Kondo's advice and imagine what I would keep that sparks joy.

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  • 01/03/2019 04:12 PM

2018 was a slower downsizing year than normal, but I did develop some new habits of mind that I hope I will carry forward into 2019.

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  • 01/10/2018 08:41 PM

Here are six things I've learned so far in my journey re the value of things and time, goal-setting, documentation, going public, and the uniqueness of each person's experience.

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  • 12/31/2017 03:10 PM

In 2017, I, the Slow Downsizer, accomplished more than I thought in my efforts to simplify my life.

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  • 12/12/2017 10:07 AM

Parting with things made by late, beloved family members is especially difficult. I have chosen consignment as my primary route for parting with beautiful clothing designed by my sister, Beth Brett.

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