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  • spatz
    spatz Doing 3 cheers 2017-06-24 19:54:04

    Off to the garbage - a pair of sandals that didn't age well. I've not worn them in five years and upon trying them on found them to be definitively non-comfortable and not cute enough to be worth it. Off we go.

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  • spatz
    spatz Doing 3 cheers 2017-06-22 19:27:09

    Off to the garbage - a first aid kit that expired in 2008. Eeeek. And off to the donation pile - one of those giant coffee table books that you never look into. Someone might love it. Off we go.

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  • priyantha
    priyantha Doing 2 cheers 2017-06-22 17:34:28

    Move to organizing the mostly untouched area of storage yesterday. Did a partial sorting and got 50% of my storage room organized. Need to finish the remainder within next two days. Will allow nothing to go in bags again , if possible. Everything should go in packaging, or on the shelves.

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  • spatz
    spatz Doing 1 cheers 2017-06-21 17:31:32

    Off to the garbage - a set of Windows 98 and Windows XP CDs. The handbooks that came with them are in the recycling bin. And off to the recycling bin with a book that didn't stand up great to the test of time. It's beyond saving. And so off they go.

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  • spatz
    spatz Doing 5 cheers 2017-06-19 15:46:37

    Off to the recycling - about 50 envelopes of Christmas cards and such that were stored with the cards. Off they go. Warning to the cards: you'll be sorted next :)
    And off to the garbage - another six CDs that hid in a shelf. The computers they belonged to are long history. Off we go.

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  • spatz
    spatz Doing 1 cheers 2017-06-18 18:49:31

    Off to the recycling - a set of pill bottles. 8 of them, and all of them have been sitting at the exact spot I put them half a year ago. Off we go.

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  • spatz
    spatz Doing 1 cheers 2017-06-18 17:45:52

    Off to the donation pile - two scarves that weren't used for way too long. They never seem to fit in with a thing. And they're both brand new. So, off to let someone else enjoy them.

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  • collectorofcats
    collectorofcats Doing 2 cheers 2017-06-18 16:48:32

    A pile of ill fitting or ripped jeans went to the curb last week. I really thought about a project in which I could use them but I'm glad to see them go.

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  • imadreamer
    imadreamer Doing 3 cheers 2017-06-18 13:27:13

    Here goes - I made a gentle start today and now I'm going to really go for it for the next 90 minutes.

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  • spatz
    spatz Doing 8 cheers 2017-06-17 17:41:35

    With a heavy heart off to the garbage - the plush teddy bear I was given when he was larger than me. I kept it all those years, but it has not aged well. Insects have gotten to it. Bye bye teddy bear.

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    • tazzell
      tazzell 1 cheers 2017-06-18 17:09:24

      @spatz he served his time well ☹️

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    • ahorrasi
      ahorrasi 1 cheers 2017-06-18 20:37:23

      @spatz oh that is tough

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    • beequeen
      beequeen 2 cheers 2017-06-19 20:24:15

      @spatz

      Oh no!!!! So sorry......what about just a decent burial???

      I have stuff in storage that I fear the worst for (storage unit with no climate control.....oy....) contents including stuff from childhood. Gulp.

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      • spatz
        spatz Doing 1 cheers 2017-06-20 19:25:35

        @beequeen I'm afraid it's too large for that. But we packed him up nicely.
        Oh, do check up on your childhood stuff. Teddy was filled with sawdust, and that seems to attract all kind of pests. I hope your things are all right and safe!

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      • ahorrasi
        ahorrasi 1 cheers 2017-06-22 04:06:25

        @beequeen i recently threw away - as, unceremoniously and in the dump - 8 or 9 diaries/journals I had from 10th grade on. Some covered some pretty good years too. But 1/2 of them were unreadable/mouldy due to water damage in 2009 (leaving the bin with them out in the rain... doink!!!!) and even if that were not the case, the ideas/identity/personality in them was mouldy as all getout and in a sense more than i could stand to carry around

        still was not super easy though let me tell you

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