The Beauty of an Empty Bin

The Beauty of an Empty Bin

I am not a professional organizer. I’m a storyteller. So why am I writing (again) about the benefits of decluttering? It’s part of my story. One of those stories which I hope will offer to you, my reader, a nice moral or lesson at the end. It started last...
Have No Happy? 5 Ways to Make Time for Joy

Have No Happy? 5 Ways to Make Time for Joy

18 months ago I was Very Busy. But Not Very Happy. I was waking up bleary-eyed and arriving at work before 5 am, pushing through a whirlwind of a day that continued well into the evening. Outside of work, I was drowning in the deluge of demands of parenting and some...
Why Stories?

Why Stories?

It occurs to me as I write this that we are surrounded.  By dozens and hundreds and thousands of invisible, powerful, ever-changing things. By air molecules and dust spores, yes.  By tiny single-celled organisms that live in our eyelashes and intestines, true. (And,...