I'm so grateful for everyone who has joined me on this journey, and I'm ready to share more of the wisdom that has surfaced during the last 40 days! In order to prepare myself for this next leap of faith, I'm taking a short break to bring you more great inspiration to live lighter! If … Continue reading I’ll Be Right Back!
These days I find myself repeatedly looking at my life with almost disbelief. In an incredibly short period of time, my life has changed in ways that I have struggled to make happen for years, to no avail. I began asking myself why I was unsuccessful all those times before and I came to one … Continue reading 40 Days Lighter – Day 29: All it took was one choice…
In my efforts to declutter my closet and dresser, I have repeatedly come across items that I was, at first, either sure I wanted to keep, or I was seriously considering throwing out. This internal wrestling with myself became cumbersome, so I followed the instructions of decluttering expert Marie Kondo, and simply pulled everything out … Continue reading 40 Days Lighter – Day 17: Is It in the Right Pile?
I was recently inspired by a Facebook post from a friend sharing a link to participate in 40 Bags in 40 Days, a challenge that asks participants to declutter their homes, work spaces, email inboxes, among a host of other "non-stuff" ways to declutter and incorporate healthy, beneficial habits. The challenge is aligned with the … Continue reading 40 Days Lighter: My Journey through 40 Days of Decluttering
Shame became my companion... So secretly and subtily that I didn't even see him coming. Like that acquaintance that kind of tags along quietly with a group of friends, whose presence goes almost unnoticed until everyone else has left the party. And in this case, it was in the moment that I had lost hold of … Continue reading Exposing Shame
"I can't see the trees and branches!" My four-year-old son exclaimed on our way to drop him off at school, convinced that there was something wrong with his eyes as he attempted to see through the nebulous fog surrounding the car. He became increasingly concerned when he realized that he couldn't even see the … Continue reading The Fog Has Lifted
Our lives have become so technology driven. Without my smartphone or tablet, I'd likely forget, more often than not, where I am supposed to be and with whom I'm supposed to meet - never mind the route I need to take to get there. We even have hands free devices so that we can continue our … Continue reading Hitting Restart