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  • I had never heard this word before - maybe it's just been invented, but I love the sound of it.

    A friend I connected with on 43Places said another of its members would be good for me to get in touch with for my clutter problem, because she is "very committed to discardia."

    I like the sound of that word, for some reason.

    December 31, 2006

  • Also, when I tried to Googlemark it (, I found it already existed at

    The post explains more about it as a concept.

    Nice portmanteau though.

    December 31, 2006

  • The succinct definition is: 
    Discardia is a quarterly holiday to celebrate and teach letting go of what doesn’t add value to your life – whether a physical object, habit, or emotional baggage – and replacing it with what makes your world more awesome.

    Lots more about the philosophical concept, the holiday, and the book at

    November 5, 2015

  • Like the concept.

    November 5, 2015

  • Should tell my neighbour who lives in Hoardia.

    November 5, 2015