This came to us from a friend a little while before we had Lu. It lived in the studio with the throngs of other hand-me-downs and donations from friends. As the piles kept encroaching on the edit station I thought I was going to start tossing items out the window. But I didn’t.

It’s hard for me to get rid of this because it’s so soothing and helps me relax. But honestly, the space we’ll gain will help me relax more. Plus, we have a rocking chair on the porch and the weather is nice….