Packing — How To Get Things Started
Relocating, even if it’s to a home in the same city, can be difficult. There is the stress of packing, loading, unloading and unpacking. And just getting all the supplies together to pack can be frustrating. There is no written rule that it has to be a stressful chore, but it often ends up being that way. But there are ways that you can help take the stress out of moving.
Tip Envelope/gift: To chefs’, waiters, service man, bridesmaid review that you have made all envelopes with name or if you are giving gift, make sure all are packed. Do not forget to decorate it in a elegant way with a frill and a flower. Have few blank envelopes with you also.
The best initial step is always to choose a date. A great target date is in 2 to 3 weeks time. This will give you the opportunity to Collect to dos and ready. When you have a yard sale the first thing you need to have is stuff to sell. So a good plan of attack is to start with a spring cleaning. Every item you come across for the sale should go to a designated area. Once your items are chosen, it’s time to organize and clean them. Remember that a clean item will net more money than a dusty one.
I want you to look around where you are right now and imagine that every little thing has a place where it can go to be organized. See yourself organizing it and having a cleaner environment. Imagine how good it feels to have everything cleaned up. See yourself going to the places To do list online get the things you need for your day. Ah, it’s relaxing to know that you don’t have to live in a mess.
Maybe I’d led a sheltered life up to this point having gone to Pinecrest in North Hollywood for kindergarten and first grade, but El Dorado was where I would learn about prejudice. I’d know kids from Pinecrest that were not white, seems to me my best friend John Thomas was probably from India, so kids with different colored skin was nothing new. The hatred that came along with it was a new experience. I remember being called ‘white patty’ and in pretty short order learning to dislike and eventually hate anyone with brown skin, all because I was mistreated constantly by the kids with the brown skin. By 4th grade I’d started hearing about gangs and one of the local Mexican gangs in perticular. Fernando, Armando and the others, all they could or would talk about was how they wanted to join this gang.
Have your luggage with you: Plan it, where you’ll be staying. Pack your bags accordingly and authorize someone to drop the luggage there a day before.
Lastly, do a general cleaning of your house. Nothing is worse than spending an entire day, weekend or even a week cleaning and feeling like your house is still a mess. Go through each room, make sure everything is in its place, and get things organized. Throw away old mail, washing a few loads of laundry including linens, and enjoy the time while your home is at its cleanest. For the next few days, your house will be clean enough to improve your mood and help you catch a case of spring fever.