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Decluttering: How To Get Rid Of Magazines Without Feeling Deprived

Decluttering: How To Get Rid Of Magazines Without Feeling Deprived

Because of my tweaker OCD brain, I have a tremendous problem managing paper clutter. Which is exacerbated by my love of magazines. My love affair with magazines started in high school. I lived in a boring, backwards Arizona town without a bookstore. My favorite day every month was the day that my VOGUE subscription would […]

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DONE!: #96 & #127

DONE!: #96 & #127

We had our third garage sale of the year with netted us a cool $113 which put me that much closer to my goal of earning $1000 (#77 on the Master List) from garage sales. Only $602 more to go…I can also scratch two more items off the my master To Do list as I […]

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The Trash Audit: I Save Money, Time, & The Environment By Looking In My Garbage

The Trash Audit: I Save Money, Time, & The Environment By Looking In My Garbage

Although I’m not happy to say this: my garbage is the product of my life. A few years ago, I got fed up with the high cost of garbage collection and decided to figure out how to lower that bill. While many municipalities offer incentives for customers who generate less garbage, I quickly discovered that […]

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Hitting A New Low In Fashion Literacy

Hitting A New Low In Fashion Literacy

I pined for a Cat In The Hat scarf my entire childhood. It’s the one thing the Kitting Ninja AKA Grandma Special Agent Phoenix ever denied me. (She hated weaving in the ends, so a striped scarf was out of the question). Thirty years later, I finally managed to knit myself a Cat In The […]

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Auf Wiedersehen Vonage!

Auf Wiedersehen Vonage!

Hello? Can you hear me? I’m calling you from 1990. I officially ported my business phone number over to my cell phone today (#69 on my To Do list), so I now have just one phone and just one phone number. It’s kind of crazy to think that the last time I had only one […]

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Sayonara Earthlink

Sayonara Earthlink

How many emails are in your inbox? Because I’ve got several thousand. I spent four hours last night forwarding ancient emails from my earthlink address to my gmail address. (Ugh. Here’s an important thing to fix that I’ve now got to add to the To Do list as #133: learn to manage my email so […]

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My Evil Scheming Ways

My Evil Scheming Ways

How do you get your boyfriend to finally sort out the garage in preparation for a garage sale he doesn’t want to have? Hold the garage sale on your birthday so he can’t say no. Yes, I’m terrible. But now that he’s resigned to the task of giving me the birthday morning that I really […]

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