We have complicated relationships with our stuff. Researcher Russell W. Belk dove into the writings of Mormon Pioneers so he could paint a better picture of how we care for our possessions. Cassidy shares some behinds the scenes Rose family shenanigans. Wyatt Rants a bit about the time he went on “Pioneer Trek”. Christine Baranski’s name pops up and we learned that some words really need be pronounced with all their syllables.
Belk, R. (1992). Moving Possessions: An Analysis Based on Personal Documents from the 1847-1869 Mormon Migration. Journal of Consumer Research, 19(3), 339-361.