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Sunday, November 28, 2010

One more box sorted

My daughter and family were here for Thanksgiving.  For 22 years I have had a large "dish pack" box of her things  in our attic.  I asked her to go thru it and set aside what she wanted to keep.  We are driving down to San Diego for Christmas and I will take it to her.  I have decided to just seal up the box and put it out with the trash on Thursday.

One more box gone!

I have some art work to get out this week, and I am meeting Levonne on Tuesday.

I just might start stripping wall paper on Wednesday!  I have the stuff to do it, and it's about time I got back to work on the house.  I had told myself I should complete the sorting of the two front hall closets before I started on the wall paper, but maybe doing the walls will get me motivated to do the closets!

I have been doing a lot of blog reading and thinking about our alternatives.

  At the moment there  many options to think about!  If and when I figure it out, I'll write a post.

Hope you all have a good week, I will be reading.

I'm Still happily sitting in front of the fire every night with my laptop.


Hope you are keeping warm and dry as well.

7 comments:

  1. Either she didn't go through it or nothing in there was anything she wanted to keep. I wish our boys had a place of their own so we could get their stuff out of our storage unit. Their stuff is about 1/4 of what we have in there.

    Looking forward to reading your posts about your thinking and planning and options.

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  2. Sitting in front of the fire with the laptop! Now that is heaven! See you Tuesday!

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  3. Not a bad idea - we have a garage full of boxes belonging to our kids. I have no idea what's in them - I suspect neither do they! Time to get rid of it!!

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  4. I saw a home improvement tv show where they used a steamer to remove wallpaaper. They said you could buy one for $30. You take one of those score tools then use the steamer and it comes off fairly easily.

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  5. That fire place sure sounds appealing on a chilly night! :)

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  6. I'm still trying to figure out a system that is easy to get rid of stuff without just tossing it out. I can't have a yard sale where I live. I remember when I divorced I took what I wanted and left the rest without worrying about it. LOL

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  7. This is unrelated to "One more box sorted"...

    This the the 2nd time it happened, in my Blog Page, when I clicked on your latest posting, I rec'd "page not exist" error.

    Currently, in my Blog page, I'm seeing:

    Merikay's Dreams are Written in Smoke
    I Want to Sign Up!
    20 hours ago

    (http://merika-merika.blogspot.com/2010/11/i-want-to-sign-up.html)

    Does this entry ring a bell to you?

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