The Gentle Art of Swedish Death Cleaning

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A charming approach to putting your life in order so your loved ones won't have to? There's a word for it in Swedish: Dostadning, literally, 'death cleaning'.Swedish-born Margareta Magnusson is, in her words, 'aged between 80 and 100'. When her husband died, she had to downsize her home. The experience forced her to recognise the power of 'death cleaning' and the concerns that must be addressed in order to do it with thought and care. Done well, the approach not only makes things easier for your loved ones later on, it allows you to revisit the lifetime of memories accumulated with your things.From clothes and books to stuff you just can't get rid of, stuff that only matters to you, The Gentle Art of Swedish Death Cleaning offers indispensable advice on questions you will inevitably face when sorting through a lifetime of objects: How do you deal with your secrets? Tackle photographs and letters? Avoid heirs fighting over your belongings after you are gone? This charming, practical book based on personal experience and anecdotes will guide you in making the process uplifting rather than overwhelming: it focuses on the importance of living - even through death cleaning.

In regard to Swedish death cleaning, the synonym which is known as Döstädning, a number of articles, books and guides have already been written by ... That's according to Margareta Magnusson, author of the new book, "The Gentle Art of Swedish Death Cleaning: How to Make Your Loved Ones' Lives Easier and Your On Life More Pleasant," which releases... There's a word for it in Swedish: Döstädning, literally, 'death cleaning'. A loved one wishes to inherit nice things from you.

This is especially important as you get older and face mortality. Instead of leaving the burden of sorting and discarding to your children, you can take control with ... Here are a few basic tips for getting started with Swedish death cleaning.