"All along the way I am chanting, less, less, less." It feels so good to have a "Skinny House."
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"The problem is that even if we throw out every last thing we own, we still have a hole in our soul. "
I find myself tonight in one of my favorite places on the planet. The library. Libraries are magical places. When I think of great old mansions I always fantasize about visiting the libraries with dark wood paneled walls and book shelves that extend all the way to the ceiling. Books feel of luxury and opportunity.… Continue reading I Love the Library.
I'll be honest with you, my readers, I often wrestle with what to write. I want my content to be helpful, inspiring, and worth your time. I really value your time. The tension comes in when I ask myself, "How personal do I want to be?" As I am setting off on a path in… Continue reading This Is My Story, This Is My Song.
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I've met with several entrepreneurs this week. They are all women who I admire. I love to talk about growth and strategy and changing the world. I am inspired by their stories and motivated by their success. I am a lifelong learner. I am committed to always growing. In our conversations one of my favorite… Continue reading Business Books
I watched the news before bed...always a mistake. I struggled to settle my mind for sleep. I was overwhelmed by the darkness, the brokenness. The decline in morality that is racing at a fever pitch. I prayed for our world, for our country, for my friends and neighbors, for my kids. First thing the next… Continue reading The Call to be a Lighthouse.
I'm sitting in a hipster cafe in East Grand Rapids eating a salad with "Purple Rice"...whatever that is. It sounds healthy anyway. I'm wearing a dress that I bought full price at a boutique because I liked it in the window. (By the way I've gotten 3 compliments on it in the last hour...awesome, I… Continue reading How Audiobooks Have Changed My Life.
I am very frugal by nature. It is no secret that I love things organized and I admit that my heart goes pitter patter when everything matches. I looked into buying all new spice jars so that everything would be in glass and matching perfectly in my spice drawer. I just couldn't bring myself to… Continue reading Spice and Everything Nice.
You know you're an organizing geek when... Your husband hands you a package and you: Shriek with Delight, Jump Up and Down Throw your Arms around Him and Almost Cry because inside the box you just opened is... A LABEL MAKER!!! Seriously, I'm not even exaggerating, this was truly my reaction to this amazing gift.… Continue reading Label Maker Love