Guest Author: Danielle Porter
Getting a whole home’s worth of belongings moved to a new place is a challenge. Downsizing adds a few more variables to the equation, especially when you’ve lived a very full life in your current home! These essential resources presented by The Cincy Blog can help you streamline your downsizing process for better efficiency — and more importantly, less stress.
Before you can start packing up, you’ll need to decide where you’re headed. From senior living to a smaller home closer to family, carefully consider all your options.
While you’re breaking out the boxes and packing materials, consider what to take and what to leave behind, throw away, or donate. Sometimes, less is more.
Part of moving is adjusting to your new neighborhood and familiarizing yourself with the local amenities. Make time to explore so you can feel cozier in your next home or community.
Moving can seem daunting, but with careful planning, you can avoid those moving day disasters. Likewise, preparation also helps you feel more confident in your downsizing. Before long, you’ll be in your new home and feeling great, knowing you made the right decision!
About the Author: Danielle Porter is a home decorating consultant and mom to two young children. She created themamapoppins.com to share her experiences as a busy working mom and to offer advice and support to fellow moms.