I realize that it has been really quiet here for a while now. We were swamped with work and then immediately transitioned to a vacation. The vacation is winding down and we are just now really relaxing. Hopefully I can get back to posting on a more regular basis soon.
This morning I read, what I thought was, a pretty good article on the stuff we accumulate.
In short, a family’s desire to save time ended up costing space and creating anxiety. Finally, he postulated families could reclaim their homes and stress levels if they became more comfortable with letting things go.
The inflow of objects is relentless. The outflow is not. We don’t have rituals, mechanisms, for getting rid of stuff.
Read the whole article.