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Spring Capsule Wardrobe

I had so much fun putting together a winter capsule wardrobe, that I decided to apply the same rules to my spring wardrobe. I’ve been taking lots of trips to the consignment shop, slowly paring my wardrobe down to it’s bare necessities. 118 more words


Generation Enigma

I’ve been noticing a general shift in thinking – its happening across generations and cultures but the heart and bulk of this shift seems to be within my generation. 735 more words


Redundancy - Productivity Impact on the "Survivors"

A blog from Julie McDonald, Director of Assessment and Development at The Urquhart Partnership on the impact on productivity following redundancy…

I once read a quote which said that people are normally productive for about five to seven hours in an eight hour business day. 132 more words


Toss or Keep

I spent a great amount of time collecting all of these “things” I own, and now it is time to decide what is worth keeping. This process started when Mother died, six years ago. 626 more words

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Baby Boomers Re-Design Downsizing

I am a bona fide member of the postwar Baby Boomer generation. So, I feel I can speak for my group as we approach being retired in our empty-nester home. 418 more words



Why would anyone want to do it?

1st  obvious answer is financial.  Many people move from a large family home to a smaller, more manageable property to free up the equity tied up in thier house. 916 more words

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Clear Your Desk in Simple Steps

Put a positive spin on tax week by using the time to clear your space of paper clutter. Here’s my simple recipe to get you there: 283 more words

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