Tag Archives: Clearing Clutter

Sixty Kinds of Clutter You Can Ditch Now

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Once upon a time, I made the mistake of believing that if I surrounded myself with enough stuff, it would make me feel loved, safe or worthy. I couldn’t make myself ditch anything! I had grown up with the lesson that a new book or a new outfit was the solution to sadness.  I tried […]

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Fall in Love Your Life: Clear Your Clutter

Fall in Love Your Life: Clear Your Clutter

I’ve been full of confessions lately so here’s a big one for you:  I used to live a horribly cluttered life.  No, not  “hoarders” level, but any guest visit was often preceded by a lot of rushing around , stashing stuff in closets and under beds, and hiding all those extra pans in the oven.   […]

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Make Life Blossom by De-Cluttering & Spring Cleaning

Make Life Blossom by De-Cluttering & Spring Cleaning

20 Spectacular Reasons to Get Organized, Toss Clutter & Spring Clean Spring has officially arrived. I’m hearing tales from friends all over the US that daffodils have begun to poke their heads up and that spring showers (and storms) have begun to bring needed moisture for the growth of later spring blooms.  In the first […]

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Steer Your Heart to the Truth

Steer Your Heart to the Truth

What do you want? It’s an innocuous question on the surface. A million times a day we make decisions:  The black shoes instead of the brown.  A tuna sandwich for lunch.  An hour of reality TV and then an hour of reading before bed. When I think of that question, my mind drifts to the […]

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Size Doesn’t Matter

Some folks may see pockets hidden clutter - junk drawers, messy closets, and un-filed papers as no big deal and part of living an average life.    Who cares, right?  But what if I told you that each pocket of clutter I am accepting as “normal” was what was really distracting me from my best work?

Some folks may see pockets hidden clutter – junk drawers, messy closets, and un-filed papers as no big deal and part of living an average life. Who cares, right? But what if I told you that each pocket of clutter I am accepting as “normal” was what was really distracting me from my best work?

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Seeking Treasure?

If you are seeking treasure, I can tell you where it's found.  It isn't found in the piles of things you may be surrounding yourself with....it's found in YOU.

If you are seeking treasure, I can tell you where it’s found. It isn’t found in the piles of things you may be surrounding yourself with….it’s found in YOU.

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A Glimpse at My Compass and a Secret Revealed

This week’s blog post is going to be more personal than most of those here, as I had promised to share my personal compass with you.  I'm also revealing a secret and sharing the news about an exciting project.

This week’s blog post is going to be more personal than most of those here, as I had promised to share my personal compass with you. I’m also revealing a secret and sharing the news about an exciting project.

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Shop Until You Drop?

Shop responsibly this holiday season

I’ll be honest:  I have moments where I really love to shop.  There is something primal about finding the perfect pair of boots or just the right coffee mug for my morning ritual of caffeine with sugar and cream.  I think it’s the traces of our Hunter/Gatherer roots.  But the glut of consumerism you see […]

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Fling Into Fall Cleaning

I’ve discovered that doing a little deep cleaning is a great way ease the transition from season to season while also providing nourishment for my mind, body and soul.  Fall Cleaning can work for you, too. Here are some suggestions to help you get started.

I’ve discovered that doing a little deep cleaning is a great way ease the transition from season to season while also providing nourishment for my mind, body and soul. Fall Cleaning can work for you, too. Here are some suggestions to help you get started.

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The Secret to Fabulous Days

Routines may sound old fashioned.  Routines may sound stiff and inflexible.  They are neither.  Routines are simply about managing your energy effectively so that you can channel it towards your real desires and purpose.  Routines fuel your day and nourish your spirit.

Routines may sound old fashioned. Routines may sound stiff and inflexible. They are neither. Routines are simply about managing your energy effectively so that you can channel it towards your real desires and purpose. Routines fuel your day and nourish your spirit.

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