Moving is a good time to assess which items you no longer need after your divorce. Some items are impractical for you to keep as a single adult. You may want to purge yourself of other items because they remind you of your marriage. There is nothing wrong with getting rid of otherwise useful items because of your emotions towards them. Before throwing out or giving away an item, you should ask yourself:
- Can I look at or use this item without thinking about my former spouse?;
- How difficult or expensive will it be to replace this item?;
- Do my children have any emotional attachments to this item?; and
- Could this item be of use or value to my children in the future?
You may have compromised with your spouse on the appearance of your home when you were living together. Now that you are alone, you can decorate your living space to fit your tastes, such as:...