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What to Hold on to
You’ve kept certain items around the house as a reminder of an experience but you don’t need to have the object to trigger a memory. Your mind still holds onto the trip or special day you had that led you to keep a souvenir.
Take a look in kitchen cabinets and make a note of how many plates and glasses you keep. Chances are you don’t need them all.
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Get Rid of Books
What do you need it for after you’ve read it? Unless you want to keep a book for sentimental reasons or like to re-read one, moving a bunch of books is a pain. They’re heavy and cumbersome. Eliminate some of them by selling them at a or . But if you've got enough books you can't give up, check out some ideas on how to build a bookcase.