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Reimagine: Life, Loss, & Love
This event was part of Reimagine: Life, Loss, & Love

Objects & Heirlooms: Clearing Clutter & Staying Connected

Hosted by Allison Gilbert

Objects & Heirlooms: Clearing Clutter & Staying Connected
How we can use extra time at home to organize and transform our most cherished possessions? Allison Gilbert reveals strategies that heighten our capacity to remember family and friends who've died.

Author and grief expert Allison Gilbert reveals strategies for going through cherished objects and heirlooms – which ones to keep, which ones to give away, and which to completely transform and reimagine so they bring you more pleasure.

In this session, Allison will address:

  • Why taking control of clutter is essential for happiness and healing
  • Best strategies for sorting, donating, and repurposing precious objects and heirlooms
  • Creative opportunities for upcycling everyday household items, such as clothing, furniture, linens, and more

Note: When you purchase a ticket to the event on the Aligned Center website, you have the option of purchasing one, two, three or four courses ($39-99). Here's a list of the dates of the upcoming courses:

July 14th: Saying Goodbye: How to Organize Meaningful Virtual Memorials

July 21st: Grief & Anxiety: Best Ways to Survive & Thrive

July 28th: Family Photographs: Meaningful Strategies for Organizing & Digitizing

August 4th: Objects & Heirlooms: Clearing Clutter & Staying Connected


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