Get practical and smart tips about downsizing our home and handling all the emotions that go along with downsizing.
Downsizing can be one of the biggest life changes we make. Not only are there thousands of decisions to make and things, but most of us also make these decisions in an emotional state of mind. To help you, here are a series of posts to guide you and give you lots of smart tips and ideas for dealing with the emotions of downsizing!
The downsizing series is all in one convenient place.
OUR DOWNSIZING STORY
You might like to read our downsizing story. If you have downsized or are in the process of downsizing my story might have similar themes to yours!
Please leave your downsizing story in the comments of these stories. It’s good to share.
THE EMOTIONS OF DOWNSIZING
One of the toughest things to deal with when downsizing is our emotions. Moving from a home we have lived in for a long time with lots of memories often causes sadness and loss. And dealing with selling and moving and letting go of the things we love but can’t take with us is a real rollercoaster of emotions too!
This post will help you understand why we feel so strongly during the whole downsizing process and 5 key ways to deal with our emotions.
If you have a tip that helped you deal with your emotions please leave a comment on the downsizing post below.
10 THINGS TO KNOW ABOUT DOWNSIZING
There is a lot to know and do when it comes to downsizing. Let’s talk about 10 important things to know when you are in the process of downsizing and after you move into a new home.
This is a very long post with important things to be aware of and understand about the downsizing process.
If you have something to know about downsizing that is important please leave it in the comments in the post below.
8 SMART WAYS TO GET RID OF YOUR STUFF
One of the hardest and most emotional things when downsizing is knowing what to do with all the stuff we are not taking to our new home. Here are smart ways to get rid of our stuff.
In this post, we will deal with the most common issue and answer the question WHY OUR KIDS DON’T WANT OUR STUFF?
If you have a tip about how to get rid of the stuff we don’t want when downsizing let us know in the comments.
Look for a more Downsizing post coming up soon. As more downsizing posts are published I’ll add them to this post.