It's official... I have too much paper

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Posted 2/2/2013 by stwa in General Scrappin'
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Just Me the Pea

PeaNut 468,574
May 2010
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Posted: 2/5/2013 4:52:10 PM
I have 10 Iris boxes of paper... I have cut way down on buying but patterned paper is still a temptation. But I figure the paper is non fattening and will last forever. I go through it now and then and weed out some and put it in a box for my 8 year old and she thinks my castoffs are treasures.

Lemon Cupcakes

PeaNut 214,965
July 2005
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Loc: Under The Stars

Posted: 2/5/2013 5:15:16 PM
I have a ton of patterned paper. I just bought a new 2x4 Expedit to store it in. And I keep buying more, but I cannot seem to use it. It just sits on the shelf taunting me.

The ladies that work at the LSS's I've visited must think I'm a complete nutjob. I stand in the paper isle and pet the pretty paper and pick it up and put it down (very carefully so not to "harm" it) while I chant to don't need this, you don't need this. It usually comes home with me anyway.

I cannot purge paper. I've tried and I lose maybe .... 3 sheets.
My friends purge paper ... and I bring it to my heap.

It is really rather sadly pathetic .... but, at least, it isn't cats.

I love this! Now I know what to tell my husband when he asks me why I brought home more paper. It's either more paper or another cat/kid.

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PeaNut 537,584
January 2012
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Posted: 2/5/2013 5:16:06 PM
I just did a big destash and cut my paper by about half!


PeaNut 82,460
April 2003
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Loc: Utah

Posted: 2/5/2013 6:43:29 PM
Never too much paper. There is sometimes however not enough storage.


PeaNut 96,187
July 2003
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Loc: Sydney,Australia

Posted: 2/5/2013 6:47:40 PM
Amblet is soooo right, it is just a matter or two little storage, build a bigger hourse, see it is so simple.

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PeaNut 266,613
June 2006
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Posted: 2/5/2013 8:31:18 PM
Blasphemy! "Too much paper" is heresy!


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