Stress Management For Downsizing

Stress Management For Downsizing

Stress Management for Downsizing Stress management for downsizing can be hard to come by. There’s no question about that. You’re fighting a war with yourself between the emotional connection you have to your home and belongings, against the practical need for owning less stuff and moving into a smaller home. Whatever reason you have for […]

Be Clutter Free

Be Clutter Free

You’ve made the leap to downsize and be clutter free, and aside from the emotional stress associated with this decision, there’s also the reality of having to fit your possessions into your new home. At first glance, this can seem like a monumental task and you don’t know where to start. Chances are, downsizing is […]

5 Tips For Getting Rid Of A Storage Unit

5 Tips For Getting Rid Of A Storage Unit

A storage unit can be a great help during times where you may have an excess of belongings and need a bit of extra space. Having a storage unit forever may pose as a bit of an issue if items have been forgotten or unused. Especially if you are looking into moving into a new […]

Getting A Storage Unit

Getting A Storage Unit

To store or not to store, that’s a sometimes complicated question. When you’re getting ready to downsize, there are two sides to getting a storage unit. Are you going to need a storage unit? If you already have one but want to get rid of it, what’s the best way to go about it? Storage […]

The Up Side Of Downsizing

The Up Side Of Downsizing

The Up Side of Downsizing In everything there is an up side, and for downsizing that is no different. In this article we will outline the up side of downsizing in an easy to follow format. There comes a point in a lot of peoples’ lives when they want to simplify things and move into […]

Organizing From The Inside Out

Organizing From The Inside Out

The After Effects of Downsizing Organizing from the inside out is about creating a system based on you. Your personality, your wants, your expectations and what works for you. While there’s more than one way to do this, following is a basic system to help you get started. 1st- You need to assess what the […]

The Emotional Impact Of Downsizing

The Emotional Impact Of Downsizing

Most people don’t decide to downsize out of the blue. There’s usually a specific reason for it – a life transition like divorce, the kids have moved out, elderly people moving into assisted or independent living accommodations or the death of a spouse. Whatever the reason, the emotional impact of downsizing can take an emotional […]

Here’s Why You May Never Retire

Here’s Why You May Never Retire

Recently, I read an article from CBC News and wanted to share some thoughts with you on why you may never retire. Jonathon Chevreau, author of the book Victory Lap Retirement, says people have to adjust their perceptions to meet the new reality. “If you thought you were going to live until you were 90, […]