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The 100 Things Challenge

How much stuff do you really need?

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Visitor Comments: 17

(17) Louis, November 4, 2015 5:59 AM

Wow that was really great. I've never thought of things that way. In this world the more you have the more you want

(16) SusanE, February 23, 2015 8:40 PM

I'll let you know. 100 Things

Having an auction sale this spring. Selling Grandparents stuff, Parents stuff, my stuff, inventory from my Antiques shop stuff. Back to basic bed, table, chairs, sofa, lighting and TV Computer, and clothing. It is scairy but the kids are going to help. They have already received what they want to keep. Can't wait. I can promise it won't be just 100 things but it will be pared down substantially. Thanks!

(15) Anonymous, April 4, 2014 6:16 PM

100 Frum Things

Lori, I don't believe for a minute you only have, or could have 100 things. Just counting things like Shabbos candlesticks, a tzedaka box, menorah, seder plate, nigel vassar cups -- not to mention separate sets of dishes, flatware, glasses, pots and pans!!! Really, Lori?

(14) Bina, March 29, 2014 8:40 PM

As a start, I plan to get rid of 100 things.

...then a hundred more next week, and then a hundred more! Thanks Lori, I may eventually get down to100 things, but I doubt it. But I think losing 100 at a time is a good idea. I started by losing 20-25 shoes to the donation box on the corner. Next will be a box of 20-25 dishes to the GoodWill. Then clothes. Then ...Wish me luck !

(13) Sidney, March 28, 2014 3:52 PM

It Was Mrs. Necha (Annie) Golding

Not your fault as almost everyone uses the male pronoun.

In truth however everyone should know that the visitor from America was Mrs. Necha Golding of the Upper West Side and Tannersville, NY.

Please everyone from now on relate the story correctly. Thanks.

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