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Spring Cleaning with 1-800-GOT-JUNK?

Just a couple more days now and spring will be here! So not to dampen your mood, but I need to interrupt your musings about bright skies, warm breezes, fresh scents, and birdsong, for just a moment. I feel it’s my responsibility to encourage you to do some spring cleaning and share with you some…

The New Year’s Resolution Paradox

It’s that time of the year again when we get a tidy opportunity for a fresh start at improving our lives. New Year’s resolutions are all about getting in shape, eating better, spending more time with loved ones, not procrastinating, and living simpler, cleaner lives. Any other time of the year is well, kind of…

Holiday Charity

The holidays can be a stressful time for so many people. Finding the right gift to buy, planning a perfect turkey dinner, juggling family commitments…and on and on. They all take their toll. That is why we would like to send out a special thank-you to all of you who help out with charitable activities…

The Special Needs of Seniors

Lately a common thread has run through many of my conversations, both at work and in my personal life. That thread is how we treat one another. I’ve had my fill of rude encounters recently, from the annoyed driver in traffic, to the shocking attitude of a service-based practitioner I’ve known for almost 20 years….

Get the Garage Junk-Free!

Hello, Fall!  Welcome to the world in 2010. Yes, it’s that traditional time of year when we lose weight raking leaves, gain it all back again eating turkey; spend more time indoors by the fire; and bundle up to get to the car. What?!! The car isn’t in the garage? Shame on you! And you,…

Back to School and Back to Basics

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This one’s for the moms: either the school bus has already hauled away your kids, or it will be next week. What are you going to do with all the other junk that’s been cluttering up your life this summer? I kid, I kid, but seriously – back to school season is a great time…

(How Best To) Get a Move On!

Following yesterday’s post: you know you’re moving – now what? Few things in life approach the barely controlled chaos that exists in your typical move from Home A to Home B. It’s one of those things that just seems intrinsic to migration – headaches, lost components, mislabeled boxes. Particularly when you’re dealing with small spaces,…