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Looking after ourselves

Re: Decluttering and home maintenance

did nothing today @Smc, @Darcy, @EOR, @Determined, @Sophie1

get back into it later , mr shaz is very sore tonight

Re: Decluttering and home maintenance

Why is Mr @Shaz51 sore? 

Sometimes we just st gotta take a day Smiley Wink

Re: Decluttering and home maintenance

ohh mr shaz had a fall today and hurt his shoulder @EOR, in a bit of pain with it , so he has taken some pain relief and going to bed soon

How are you today xx

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Oh deary me, poor Mr Shaz52, shoulder pain is so annoying poor dear. Resting it probably best.

 I'm ok ta, just tired.



Re: Decluttering and home maintenance

Plastic containers are now sorted, the ones we are keeping are washed and stored in a couple of plastic tubs. The old takeaway containers have been put in recycle bin.👍


If not done already, can I gently encourage you all to deal with one thing today before you head to bed 😀.images.png




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@Darcy, thanks for the encouragement, but nah, not happening today. Is a bit "overload" here at the moment. Smiley Frustrated Unless you can count virtual declutter- I could probably face "trashing" some unwanted bits off my computer desktop.

Have committed myself to a magazine sort out and cull by buying some more today. I'm not into "disposable" magazines. The ones I buy tend to be the sort that are worth keeping, but even still, I'm sure I can find some that have outlived their purpose. Shall try to make a deadline of doing that by the end of the week, but tomorrow is very full.

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@Smc Virtual declutter counts and  = 👍



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Managed a bit of virtual declutter the other night, and I took my computer in with me when Older Daughter went in for her surgery yesterday. While waiting, I managed to go through a fair chunk of my stored photos and "trash" a lot of double ups and out-ot-focus etc. shots. Until the computer went flat. Smiley Wink

A lot of the pics I was going through were from my trips to China. It was a bit happy-sad going through the memories. So many people we met there that I'll probably never see again, but the times we had were special. Because it's a time with really good memories attached, I've been extra careful not to accidentally delete the photos, but as a result, I've ended up with lots of double-saves of them instead. The doubles get saved as separate  "events" by the computer, but if I combine two that have the same photos in them, the computer automatically re-sorts them by their image number, so I can clearly see if there's genuine repeats.
I think it will be a while now before the computer complains about insufficient memory. Smiley Very Happy

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 @Smc 🙌


@tisme. You are not alone my friend. A few of us carers struggle with clutter.  Here we share tips and encourage each other to deal with the things we no longer need/use. 

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Have moved 1/2 doz papers into the recycling 😊. 

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