Some things you just can’t part with: Why it’s okay to have some sentimental things

For the last several years I’ve suffered from purging fits: the inexplicable need to go through all of my things and decide what I can get rid of. It was therapeutic in a way, if not a little manic. Nothing was sentimental. Could I remember the last time I wore/used …

Your baggage or mine?

Having moved so many times already in my life, I do not like clutter. Anytime I’m at a store (let’s face it, it’s probably a bookstore) contemplating a purchase, I consider whether or not I’d be willing to move the item to my next location. If I have to think …