Search:

Type: Posts; User: ejchase

Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.20 seconds.

  1. Thread: April Purge

    by ejchase
    Replies
    54
    Views
    3,986

    I took 9 items to Goodwill. New total for...

    I took 9 items to Goodwill.

    New total for month: 36.
  2. I did 1.5 hours earlier in the week and 1.5 this...

    I did 1.5 hours earlier in the week and 1.5 this morning getting ready for the house cleaner to come. I always get really motivated when she comes to declutter "hot spots" so that they don't...
  3. Thread: April Purge

    by ejchase
    Replies
    54
    Views
    3,986

    Gave 6 hand-me-downs to a neighbor with younger...

    Gave 6 hand-me-downs to a neighbor with younger girls and one printer cartridge to another neighbor. So grateful for my neighborhood Buy Nothing Group!

    New total for month:27.
  4. Thread: April Purge

    by ejchase
    Replies
    54
    Views
    3,986

    Threw out 3 old pairs of my daughter's sneakers -...

    Threw out 3 old pairs of my daughter's sneakers - alas, they were to worn down to pass on to a younger kid.

    New total for month: 20.
  5. Thread: April Purge

    by ejchase
    Replies
    54
    Views
    3,986

    We've had an extremely dilapidated outdoor table...

    We've had an extremely dilapidated outdoor table and chairs out in our backyard ever since we moved in ten years ago. I finally posted them on our neighborhood Buy Nothing group, and a neighbor said...
  6. Thread: April Purge

    by ejchase
    Replies
    54
    Views
    3,986

    Gave two big plastic pots to a neighbor looking...

    Gave two big plastic pots to a neighbor looking for some. New total for month: 12.
  7. 1 hour today cleaning up our guest room into...

    1 hour today cleaning up our guest room into which a fair amount of clutter had migrated. New total: 29.

    It's always a good sign at our house when the trash and recycling bins are full, and they...
  8. Thread: April Purge

    by ejchase
    Replies
    54
    Views
    3,986

    Yes, Yppej, the key is acceptance! I used to have...

    Yes, Yppej, the key is acceptance! I used to have an eating disorder and weighed quite a bit (I'm sure I was a size 16 or larger) when I started to recover. It was such a huge positive milestone...
  9. Thread: April Purge

    by ejchase
    Replies
    54
    Views
    3,986

    I got rid of 3 items through my local Buy Nothing...

    I got rid of 3 items through my local Buy Nothing group. Total for month: 10.
  10. That's a great point. I'm going to start trying...

    That's a great point. I'm going to start trying to think of them that way.

    I've been trying to get the balance on my credit card back down to zero, and I did think yesterday, as I was putting...
  11. Thread: April Purge

    by ejchase
    Replies
    54
    Views
    3,986

    I returned 7 online purchases. I always count...

    I returned 7 online purchases. I always count these as part of my purging because I have a history of not returning stuff which then ends up as clutter.
  12. Congrats on the $750 from selling stuff, Teacher...

    Congrats on the $750 from selling stuff, Teacher Terry! That's great. And congratulations on finishing!

    I'm on spring break this week and still have a lot of work, but I took two hours today to...
  13. Inching along. Did 30 minutes on Friday. New...

    Inching along. Did 30 minutes on Friday. New total: 26.
  14. Wow, Teacher Terry, that sounds like a big...

    Wow, Teacher Terry, that sounds like a big project. But maybe it will be lucrative!

    I did two hours of decluttering yesterday in preparation for my daughter's birthday party. The big successes...
  15. Thread: March Purge

    by ejchase
    Replies
    84
    Views
    8,981

    I finally found a place that would take the old...

    I finally found a place that would take the old comforter, old towels, and old blankets I've been carrying around in my trunk for a month - the animal hospital about a mile away.

    Total for month:...
  16. What a great way to declutter, Iris Lilies! ...

    What a great way to declutter, Iris Lilies!

    I've been a bit stalled because work is busy, but I am having an (outside, small, socially distanced) birthday party for my daughter today, and people...
  17. Wow, Chicken Lady, 100 things in one day! Work...

    Wow, Chicken Lady, 100 things in one day!

    Work got crazy busy this month, so I haven't kept up the pace with this, but I did do 2.5 hours last weekend. New total: 22.5 hours.
  18. Yes, it makes it easier to get rid of some of the...

    Yes, it makes it easier to get rid of some of the linens that aren't in great shape but are still serviceable. In fact, I've just spent another 30 minutes going through the linen cabinets and...
  19. I just did an hour today, but I discovered we...

    I just did an hour today, but I discovered we have wa-a-ay too many linens in our house. There is an animal shelter nearby that takes donations of old towels and blankets for the animals to sleep...
  20. I did two more hours today. New total: 18.5.

    I did two more hours today. New total: 18.5.
  21. Thread: February purge

    by ejchase
    Replies
    34
    Views
    5,833

    I took one item to a food pantry, 16 items to...

    I took one item to a food pantry, 16 items to Goodwill, and another 13 items to the girl scout in our neighborhood who is holding garage sales for charity.

    New total for month: 91.
  22. Thread: February purge

    by ejchase
    Replies
    34
    Views
    5,833

    I took 26 hand-me-downs from my daughter to a...

    I took 26 hand-me-downs from my daughter to a neighbor. New total for month: 61.
  23. 36 is totally respectable, Chicken Lady!...

    36 is totally respectable, Chicken Lady! Sometimes I just say to myself, "Any step forward is a step forward."

    I did 4 more hours today and made noticeable progress clearing out some clutter in my...
  24. Wow, Chicken Lady, putting away 100 things is a...

    Wow, Chicken Lady, putting away 100 things is a LOT!

    I actually did 4.5 hours of decluttering today. Whenever I start another batch of these 40 hours, the first 20 hours or so are really, really...
  25. Thread: February purge

    by ejchase
    Replies
    34
    Views
    5,833

    I gave away 11 items (books, CD's, etc.) to a...

    I gave away 11 items (books, CD's, etc.) to a Girl Scout in our neighborhood who is raising money for charity by holding garage sales. New total for month: 35.
Results 1 to 25 of 500
Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4