Picking Up The Pieces

On Sunday, I met a woman at an event I attended and during the getting-to-know you segment, we started talking. Although I don’t have children myself, I probably come off as very motherly because of all the time I spend working with other people’s children. So she asked me for a referral for a friend of her…

What if you didn’t have so much?

What more could you do if you had less? Could you do more if you had less? That’s the question, isn’t it? How much of our time and resources get lost in acquiring and organizing and storing our stuff, some of it is being stuff that we really don’t need or want. What if we…

December Decluttering – The First 15

On December 1st, I decided to start a decluttering challenge. I didn’t know how it was going to go with all the other things I’m doing this month but It was time to get some of my stuff out of the house and I needed room for all the extra stuff that comes along with…

A Big Hat And A Dream

I don’t have much… but a big hat and a dream… and the memories of a full weekend. Candlelight communion service at church where I got my heart filled and kept my head well-covered 🙂 I gave gifts to all the kids I work with at church. I didn’t have a big budget for it but I…

Good Riddance Day

… and good riddance to the bad memories! Today is celebrated as Good Riddance Day. It’s the day to say a happy goodbye to things that clogged up your 2014 experience and that you’re happy to part with in 2015.  In some parts of Latin America, it’s celebrated with a bonfire to burn items that bring bad…