Category Archives: storage unit

Spring cleaning micro style!

When you live in a small space, it rapidly can become cramped, chaotic, and collect dirt.  Forget the vacuum and broom–the dirt is under, behind, between, and betwixt.  Dust collects, items can’t be found, and stuff…is everywhere! There is no … Continue reading

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Bureaucracy will make you nuts

Bureaucrazy is what it really SHOULD be called.  It seems the rules are made to confuse, not clarify.  We have been looking at property.  We’ve also discovered that merely buying it and trying to be environmentally responsible isn’t going to … Continue reading

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The Stuff Wars

Some days, the Stuff is winning the war.  GM announced a few days ago that I was totally incapable of living “in a box” as he likes to put it.  Especially when he’s feeling frustrated and claustrophobic.  With our van … Continue reading

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Getting rid of stuff

It’s hard to give up your “stuff” sometimes.  We get attached to the material things we surround ourselves with, and I’m gifted (??) with a tendency to be a pack rat “just-in-case.”  I have concluded one thing though. What good … Continue reading

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Storage units and stuff

Downsizing means that your former home was far larger, and therefore naturally contained more “stuff” than your new abode can possibly hold.  Selling, giving away, and donating the excess is the logical first step towards downsizing, as storing many items … Continue reading

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Fall cleaning and sprucing up for Mother Inspection

My mother and aunt are coming from halfway across the continent for a visit next week.  That means… INSPECTION TIME!!! There is nothing that will stress a woman out as much as her mother and aunt coming for a visit … Continue reading

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