Pay it Forward

4-blog-packedBoxes-altThe single most difficult task of organizing is letting go. There is a story that goes with every item in your living or working space, usually connected with a relative friend or past relationship. Then there is the reality check of do I really need, like or use it? That’s where pay it forward lends a hand.

On different work sites, to tackle the emotions of saying so long to something that means something, I offer a new home for that belonging. I love lists, so here goes:

Valuable items you’d rather not give away? Move over craigslist and eBay (which I have also used) — try replacements.com, where I have sold expensive silverware and other antiques too valuable to give away.