Downsizing Dilemma: What to Do with Your Wedding Dress

Downsizing Dilemma: What to Do with Your Wedding Dress

It’s amazing what treasures get unearthed when you begin to downsize: travel souvenirs, heirloom quilts, and yes, wedding dresses! Suddenly you’re face to face with things you haven’t seen in years and they (hopefully) bring back all kinds of wonderful memories. This is one of my favorite stories about bringing meaningful things out from storage … Continue reading Downsizing Dilemma: What to Do with Your Wedding Dress

Downsizing When Your Children Don’t Want Your Stuff

Downsizing When Your Children Don’t Want Your Stuff

Telling people who are downsizing into smaller homes that their adult children don’t want their stuff is one of the hardest parts of my job. Many people have a dream of passing along their china and antiques to their children and grandchildren. The reality is that the next generation wants to create a home that … Continue reading Downsizing When Your Children Don’t Want Your Stuff