Everyone I know has this problem. Stuff. Except maybe my cousin. She moves too often to accumulate much. Today I stopped at Half-Price Books and bought. . . are you ready for this. . . .Bill and Hillary paper dolls. At $2.00 it was such a bargain. I also bought yet another How to draw book. We must have at least 5. If books could tell you how to draw or paint, I'd be a famous artist.
We actually thought we were downsizing when we bought this condo in 2001. And we were, sort of. The problem is it actually has an attic over the garage and storage space in the basement, two storage areas we didn't have in our home on Abington.
Here's advice from AARP on what to get rid of.