That special package that I mentioned earlier in the week arrived yesterday.
Mention buying shoes second-hand and a lot of people cringe, but here’s the thing: buying shoes second-hand doesn’t have to mean buying used shoes. Check out all of these brand-new shoes that I picked up at Habitat the other day for $1 a pair:
I’ve held my share of yard sales, but I’ve never participated in a kids’ consignment sale. That’s about to change. This week I’ll be taking around 200 items to a church consignment sale to see how I fair. Will I make more money? Will I sell more stuff? I don’t know, but I’m about to find out.
The best kind of decluttering is the kind that you get paid for. My husband just took a truckload of scrap metal over to a recycling center (mostly stuff that was pulled out of the house during recent renovations), and he came back with $62.75. Not too shabby!