Use the taped and dated box rule for all the items that you're not really in love with but still have some emotional attachment to. Put them in a box for six months or a year. Mark the date on a calendar. If after the allotted time you have not needed anything in the box deliver it promptly to your favorite charity. Also expand on the "if I haven't worn it in a year give it away rule by using it in the kitchen and elsewhere in the home. If you haven't used it in a year you probably don't need it. Give it away. Better yet, have a yard sale (anything that doesn't sell gets donated) and use the proceeds to either take that mission trip to
Peru with Tim and Pam!