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I Was Given My Grandmother’s Name, But I Took Her Locket
By Virgie Townsend
No matter how many stories I heard, my grandmother remained abstract to me. I needed something tangible to make my grandmother feel real to me.
My Dead Mom Turned Me Into a Functional Hoarder
By Meg Tansey
Help! I find it impossible to give away any of the toys my mother gave my children.
Your Kids Don’t Want To Inherit Your Clutter
By Shira Gill
A professional organizer we love offers 5 steps to streamlining your stuff — so your family won’t have to.
What to Keep When Someone Dies
Banish guilt, set concrete limits, and other rules for figuring out what to save, store, and donate.
Unpacking That Last Box — Once and For All
By Li Yin
After my boyfriend died, I clung to his things as a way to stay close to him. Eventually, I realized I didn’t need to.
Remembering Grandma as She Really Was
Some guidelines for memorializing someone at the end of a long and debilitating illness
Meet Patricia, Aunt Esther’s Amazon Alter Ego
By Joey Chernila
It was only after my aunt's death that I really got to know her -- through hundreds of Amazon.com product reviews.
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