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It’s the Thought that Counts: Letting Go of Mental Clutter

It was time. With much resolve, I lugged the encyclopedias down the stairs. After years of collecting dust on the living room bookshelves, I had moved them to our office… also known as… let’s-throw-everything-in here-we don’t-want-to-make-tough-decisions-about-room.  The encyclopedias had been a costly investment, but basically, they were beautifully unused. That’s an eloquent way of saying…Continue Reading “It’s the Thought that Counts: Letting Go of Mental Clutter”

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Getting the Junk Out: Letting Go of Clutter in the Hidden Places

Where do I want to start? Well, that’s the dilemma… I don’t really want to start. I want the desired outcome without going through the process. (Oh wow. Major life application already!) My thinking was to pick a somewhat manageable space to start decluttering, so I chose the cabinet under the kitchen sink. It’s aContinue Reading “Getting the Junk Out: Letting Go of Clutter in the Hidden Places”

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Letting Go of Clutter to Move Forward in Faith and Purpose

Happy New Year! … Or is it Happy New Year’s?? I’ve heard both, and now find myself over-thinking which is the correct greeting. Help clearing that up would be greatly appreciated. Seriously! This past year has been a turning point for me in many ways. I reached a place where I knew things had toContinue Reading “Letting Go of Clutter to Move Forward in Faith and Purpose”

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My Summer Surprise

Olivia began shuffling her feet, rounding her shoulders and looking down as we approached the classroom. My happy-go-lucky-can-make-friends-anywhere girl was not up for the challenge.  She has been struggling with a recent transition in her life where she has to courageously participate in a program of 6th-8th graders, knowing hardly anyone. And… the two orContinue Reading “My Summer Surprise”