Category: Really Old

How Do I Sell My Parents’ Stuff That I’m Sentimental About?

Selling your parents’ belongings after they have passed away can be a difficult and emotional process. Each picture you pick up, every piece of furniture you grew up sitting in, brings back a vibrant memory where you can remember every detail. It’s understandable to feel sentimental about their possessions and to have a hard time […]

A pile of VCR tapes, recorded over the years

Moving on From My Pile of VHS tapes.

My parents joined the cultural elite in 1983, purchasing our first VCR. Soon we would have a mountain of video tapes, from recording movies, local news, television shows, and school performances. Somehow at the ripe old age of 12 I became the operator, recorder and curator of everything revolving the Video Cassette Recorder, and its […]