Has Covid-19 curbed your enthusiasm?

It’s hard to believe that we are already three weeks into the new year.  The days are getting longer, although that may seem to be wishful thinking.  Being the eternal optimist that I am, I am hopeful that this year will turn around and bring us back to some sort of normality, even though what…

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A lifetime of accumulation

The Gentle Art of Swedish Death Cleaning: How to Free Yourself and Your Family from a Lifetime of Clutter, by Margareta Magnusson

I recently had the opportunity to read Margareta Magnusson’s The Gentle Art of Swedish Death Cleaning[1]. The book is about clearing out unnecessary belongings before you leave it to family members as well as getting your affairs in order. With a matter of fact approach and humour she tackles difficult family conversations and how wonderful…

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