feelings

Overwhelm

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Just Breathe. Life has a way of taking our best laid plans and turning them upside down. And the more we try to control things the worse it seems to get What if instead of trying to control the feelings, we lean into them. For my daughters birth I had worked on meditating and leaning […]

sentimental papers

What to do with Sentimental Paper Clutter

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“Our memories are within us, not within our things.“-  Joshua Fields Millburn One of the last strongholds in our battle against excess is usually sentimental items. We fear we will forget something or someone if we do not have a tangible way to remember the moment. But alas it is not true, we do not […]

Minimize Winter Outdoor Clothes

Minimize Winter Outdoor Clothes

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Client #2- Anxious

Client Diaries #2

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Meet Rebecca*. Rebecca is a busy mother of four, who loves to entertain and invited me into her home to create [Happi]tance in her kitchen. I was greeted with her energetic personality and warm smile, but I knew from our phone consultation that she was ANXIOUS (to experience worry, unease, or nervousness, typically about an […]

Life Efficiency Tip #1 Make Your Bed

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It’s the chore no one really wants to do but everyone loves the end result. Who doesn’t want to fall back into a giant pile of pillows and take a refreshing nap while basking in the sun. Okay, okay, in reality its a giant jumble of blankets and pillows and is that a pizza crust? […]

Let it Go

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Excerpt from Client Diaries #1

How to Get Your Kids to Clean Their Room

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Put down the toys and back away, slowly, so you don’t trip and die.  Then go make yourself a cup of coffee and relax. And that’s it, that’s the secret. Just kidding, well sort of. The secret to getting your kids to clean up, is not to do it for them. Let them wallow Yes, […]

Build a Happy Environment

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How do I handle paper clutter?

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Papers! Papers! Papers! They are everywhere, slowly killing our plant one tree at a time… Or maybe just our counter space. I am here to say, STOP SAVING PAPERS! Shred them and recycle those bad boys. Okay, you can keep a few papers “But I need these papers for (fill in the blank).”  You are […]

Keep What You Love

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Get rid of it, get rid of it. You may feel like the organizing world wants to put you in a box, “only 3 shirts allowed, one of each, only if you use it everyday!” What if you love more than 3 shirts, you like two of the same and you only use it once […]