Evolving Baby Boomer Lifestyles Impact Use of Home Organization

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Downsizing in Everything but Organization As baby boomers age and become empty nesters, a growing number of them are choosing to downsize their homes.  In some cases, baby boomers are adopting new lifestyles.  Many urban areas have seen an influx of older residents trading in suburbia for apartment or condo […] Read more »

Downsizing? Condsider this…| Baby Boomers on the Move

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If you are among the large numbers of Baby Boomers who are considering “downsizing” and possibly moving to a new home in a new location, here are a few things to consider before you make any commitments: Are you and your spouse on the same page?  Looking at smaller homes […] Read more »

How Small is Too Small: What Makes a Tiny House Tiny?

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One question that intrigued me was this one:  “I’d be curious to know where folks think “tiny” ends and “small” begins. I dream of downsizing to a smaller space, but I don’t think I could live in a tiny house for an extended period.” This is an interesting question so […] Read more »

7 Common Problems Solved by Owning Less

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Three years ago, we sold, donated, or discarded over 70% of our family’s possessions. We removed clothes, furniture, decorations, cookware, tools, books, toys, plus anything else we could find in our home that was not immediately useful or beautiful. The result has been a completely transformed life and lifestyle. It […] Read more »

10 Facts About Baby Boomers We Bet You Didn’t Know

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Baby boomers are the most talked about generation in the country. At approximately 77 million people, they’re also the largest (“Millennials” are a close second). Born between the years of 1946 and 1964, this post-World War II generation is now between the ages of 51 and 70. A generation as […] Read more »

The Older I Get The More Minimalism Appeals To Me

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I’m going to be moving sometime this year.  The date isn’t set in stone, and we just recently put an offer on a house, but I have begun the process of getting ready for a yard sale in preparation for ridding myself of certain belongings that I don’t want to […] Read more »

30 Small-Space Hacks You’ve Never Seen Before

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Whether you live in a small apartment or have a tiny room in your home, it’s quite likely that you’re going to get yourself into some trouble figuring out how to make your space livable. Thankfully, there are plenty of ways to hack your way to an open, efficient, and […] Read more »