Nobody wants the family heirlooms anymore | MNN – Mother Nature Network

In this era of minimalism and mobility, who will take the family china, or the sofa, or the dining room table?

This was the most popular post I have ever written for MNN, clearly this boomer downsizing is becoming a big issue. I will be writing more.

As an architect, being a minimalist is part of my training. It took 30 years for me to find acceptable dining room chairs. I don’t like clutter. Yet cluttering up my dining room is an old library cabinet filled with teacups and dishes that belonged to my late mother-in-law, items that my wife is not willing to part with.

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