The article below from MariaShriver.com has 6 GREAT ways to get rid of the items that you dont need... 6 Ways Boomers Can Get Rid of the Things They (& Their Children) Don’t Need BY BARBARA SEDORIC / TALES OF ALZHEIMER'S & CAREGIVING / APRIL 24, 2015 Before you get started, make sure you have completed a Home Inventory! The Home Inventory makes the process of getting rid of the extra stuff 100% easier because you will already have a ranked list of everything you own. Too much
Read more from the Washington Post Article HERE "Whether becoming empty nesters, downsizing or just finally embracing the decluttering movement, boomers are taking a good close look at the things they have spent their life collecting. Auction houses, consignment stores and thrift shops are flooded with merchandise, much of it made of brown wood. Downsizing experts and professional organizers are comforting parents whose children appear to have lost any sentimental attachment
For more information on how a move manager can help you downsize, click here for the entire article from the Senior Living Blog. "Moving is much more than simply putting your stuff in boxes and hiring a moving truck. Especially in a move to a smaller residence, you need to consider important questions of how much to take, what to take and where to put it when you get there."