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December 23, 2009

Squalor and hoarding

Filed under: Moving ourselves,Uncategorized — by accessahut @ 9:55 pm
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access-a-hutWe’ve been slowly slowly getting rid of things. We cleared out the dishes, keeping basically the essentials. Our bookshelves are bare (or rather–are not crammed with books, but are holding projects, presents, stuff…). And still there is paper and STUFF everywhere.

So instead of dealing with it, I am watching a reality tv show called “Hoarders.” And figuring out squalor and seeing that it could be worse.

Seriously, we have gotten rid of A LOT of stuff. I keep trying to get rid of one item a day. This seems doable, and it encourages me to get into the “things going away” mode rather than “things coming in” mode.

And we have to remember that most of the stuff here is because the containers are empty, too–so it just *seems* like a lot more exploded stuff. …

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