Recently, I helped my mother with a good-sized decluttering project. We had 2 goals… First, go through the family photos and organize them, and secondly, Declutter the basement and mom’s clothes for a springtime town-wide yard sale. We discussed the possibility that the yard sale might not bring in a lot of money (not to mention the […]
If the time has come to move your elderly loved one from their own home into an assisted living facility, senior housing, or a smaller place near you, the process can feel overwhelming and stressful. Here are a few tips to get you thinking about the process and what might be involved: Communicate Openly Chances […]
Living Little, Going Tiny … Small houses. Have you seen or heard of them? They are houses that look like a scaled down version of a house, basically the size of a shed or one car garage. Some of the tiny houses are on wheels and others on foundation and range typically from 100 square […]
My name is Melissa Belliard, and I am one of the Professional Organizers at Living Peace. I have one child (well, young adult of 20) who moved out of the house 2 years ago, and one child on his way to college this fall, so I now qualify as an Empty-Nester in Progress. For those […]
So, here’s the scenario: You are decluttering. You’re doing a stellar job. Lots of things are ready to leave your house and you will have more clear space! Uh oh, but then you come across that complete set of china (or antique bedframe or leather jacket) that you no longer have any use for. You […]
Erin Elizabeth Wells, Living Peace Founder and CEO, is fresh off another move. Here are some valuable tips she learned along the way.