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Book review: Keep the Memories, Lose the Stuff by Matt Paxton with Jordan Michael Smith

The carpet in your living room is brown. At least that’s the way you remember it. You haven’t actually seen it in a few years because you’ve got stuff from corner to corner, held down by furniture you don’t sit on, anchored by things you don’t use. Time for a major clean-up, and it can start with Keep the Memories, Lose the Stuff by Matt Paxton with Jordan Michael Smith.
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Legacy List with Matt Paxton

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TV host Matt Paxton coming to Winter Garden Goodwill

TV host, decluttering expert and ambassador for Goodwill Matt Paxton is coming to Winter Garden. The international spokesperson for the nonprofit is aiming to encourage the community to put his latest book into practice. “Keep the Memories, Lose the Stuff,” educates the community on how to downsize by organizing their...

Matt Paxton Helps Surprise Charlotte Caregiver On National Caregivers Day

February 22, 2022 // // CHARLOTTE, NC - FirstLight Home Care, a provider of home care services, has named Brian Roh of Charlotte, NC as its National Caregiver of the Year. Roh was presented with the honor during a National Caregivers Day appreciation event at FirstLight’s Charlotte office. He...

"Keep the Memories, Lose the Stuff" Author & Downsizing Expert Matt Paxton

Are you dealing with a lifetime of possessions and clutter? Renowned downsizing expert Matt Paxton, author of the new book "Keep the Memories, Lose the Stuff", joined us to talk about the third season of his Emmy-nominated public television series "Legacy List with Matt Paxton", what he learned from his 13 seasons on "Hoarders", and ways we can all live with less.

'Legacy List With Matt Paxton' helps former NBA player Jim Cleamons and family declutter

Former NBA player and coach Jim Cleamons had led a life full of moves — on and off the basketball court. The North Carolina native moved with his family to Columbus when he was in the third grade. He played collegiate basketball for legendary coach Fred Taylor at Ohio State University, was drafted by the Los Angeles Lakers in 1971 (and was part of a championship team), played for other teams (including a stint with the Cleveland Cavaliers) and, when his playing career was over, had a multi-decade tenure as an NBA assistant coach, including with the Lakers and half-a-dozen other squads.

PBS’ Legacy List Host Matt Paxton Offers His Best Decluttering Tips for 2022

We all want to start off the new year by decluttering, but those boxes of family photographs, grandma’s silverware and the kids’ first-grade drawings are not just stuff—they’re memories. That’s where decluttering expert and PBS’ Legacy List host Matt Paxton, the author of Keep the Memories, Lose the Stuff (February 8, Portfolio), can help. Here are his tips on how to let go of the clutter but hold on to the stories.