BCC Rainbow Bazaar
SAVE THE DATE. Sunday, July, 10, 2016, BCC’s Rainbow Bazaar Parking Lot and Estate Sale! Hours: 8am to 3pm.
Shop! BCC will host its first temple rummage sale! You will find clothing, household items, artwork, new friends, furnishings, jewelry, CDs/DVDs, plants, kitsch, athletic equipment, sunshine, unusual collections, books, toys, tchotchkes, and super cute stuff. There’ll also be many personal items from the estates of BCC Members Renée Lamkay and Arnie Pincus. Join us! Shop! Repurpose! Cool drinks, snacks and shady spaces will be available too. Be sure to visit our Foyer Art Gallery.
Members & Friends! Liberate your garages, your new and slightly used clothes, your storage lockers, your spare rooms and your closets! Uncluttering your closet can really help ease your mind! Bring your hidden, unused, forgotten, too small, no-longer needed, unintended collections to BCC and boost our parking lot sale!! Remember that ALL proceeds will benefit BCC– and YOU, the donor will receive a special charitable deduction filled with love. Do you have a large donation (5-10 boxes)? Mega-mensch Ray Eelsing can help you get it all to BCC! Contact Ginger Jacobs regarding donations.
Begin to bring your donations to BCC starting Friday, July 1st. Start identifying those areas you want to declutter today!
Volunteer! Volunteers are needed to help sell, schlep, set up, sort, barter, and much-more, on 7/9 and 7/10. BIG BONUS! All volunteers who help set up for the sale on Saturday get to choose what they want to buy– before anyone else! There will be a delicious and free lunch for all Saturday and Sunday helpers. Join the BCC Parking Lot Sale Committee and make this a huge financial success for BCC. If you can volunteer on Saturday, July 9 contact Maggie Parkhurst. Contact Hannah Theile to volunteer for the Parking Lot Sale on Sunday, July 10.
Consider this list of 10 creative ways to declutter your home
The idea of living a simplified, uncluttered life with less stuff sounds attractive to many. They have considered the benefits of owning fewer possessions: less to clean, less debt, less to organize, less stress, more money and energy for their greatest passions. They are ready to declutter but some get quickly tripped up by the very next question… where in the world do I begin?
Many begin to feel overwhelmed, anxious, and defeated around the idea of decluttering their homes. That’s too bad. The decluttering journey doesn’t need to be as painful as some make it out to be. In fact, there are a variety of people who have come up with some pretty fun, creative ways to get started. continue reading on Becoming Minimalist