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 […]

Client #3 agitated

Client Diaries #3 from agitated to peaceful

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My latest client Lauren* has a house full of children and needed to create some order in her space. She chose one of the kids rooms to work on, as she felt overwhelmed dealing with it on her own. The space made her feel agitated and some times a little angry. I thought this would […]

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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 […]

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My Motivation for Minimalism

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I love owning minimal things. I get incredible joy from getting rid of stuff. But this hasn’t always been the case. I use to refuse to part with clothes. I kept everything for someday. I stockpiled products I would never use. I got sick and I laid on my couch and watched my house explode […]

Find your motivation

Find Your Motivation

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What do you want more of in your life? Is it free-time, family, friends, peace? Find what motivates you to create a happier space and strive for that goal.    

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 […]

Don't wait till tomorrow

5 quick steps to minimizing

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As we get ready for the weekend many of you will be embarking on your organizing journey, and maybe we wondering how to start. So I have compiled my 5 quick steps to minimizing any item in your home! Step 1: Gather all like items, such as, all clothes, books, papers, shoes, pots and pans, utensils, […]

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, […]