Guess what? You don’t HAVE to engage in the Christmas Crazy! Make a choice to declutter Christmas and enjoy the most meaningful Christmas ever! Continue reading
“I don’t want to burn that candle and use it up.” This is definitely one of the most ridiculous thoughts I’ve ever thunk! What good does it do to collect items we appreciate and tuck them away to be forgotten? Or almost worse, remembered but never enjoyed? Continue reading
30 Days to Live. Did I get your attention? What if you were just told that you had only 30 days to live? Talk about instant decluttering! A serious crash course to be sure! I want you to stop and ponder the reality of such a situation. Anything you didn’t care about would be instantly decluttered from your life. People who weren’t worth your time, places you hated going, and things you despised doing… They would all be gone. Immediately. Continue reading
He sat in front of me, taunting me and refusing to move. I desperately wanted to leave the room, but he was so close that I didn’t have space to maneuver. I felt trapped. How could I escape? I still remember that day with great clarity…. Continue reading
The connotation of boundaries might elicit a negative reaction at first, but consider the consequences of life outside them and you’ll quickly discover the opposite is true. Boundaries actually prevent you from being plagued with heartache, shame, and regret, and this in turn breeds true freedom indeed. Continue reading
It’s challenging to part with items that you believe bring you comfort. We sometimes have a false or warped sense of security. Do you feel more secure being surrounded by an abundance of the same item? Do you live in fear of “not having enough” or “not being able to replace”? Do these concerns influence the decisions you make? Continue reading
Think about instances where you’ve felt an immediate reaction to a situation. Whether it be anger, distress, sadness, anxiety, or even joy, comfort, or confidence, chances are your body is reacting based on a previous event. But we aren’t to ‘live’ in the past. In fact, God actually speaks against it. So the challenge is how to reconcile our experiences and memories, which will inevitably spring up, with our new life in Christ. Continue reading
Decluttering doesn’t have to be complicated. Elaborate. Extensive. Rocket Science.
It just has to work.
I’ve put together some of my all-time favorite Decluttering Hacks and today, in one place, I present them to you. Some I’ve created, and some I’ve found while on my decluttering journey, but all are simple, helpful ways to declutter your life. Continue reading
It’s so easy to put God last. We’re busy. Overwhelmed. Exhausted. Going in a million different directions at once. Working. Cooking. Cleaning. Raising Kids. Volunteering at church. Coaching sports. Enjoying our own hobbies. The list goes on and on. We have PLENTY to do to keep us busy. But is it all good for us? Positive? Healthy? Is it good for Jesus? Does it benefit the Kingdom of Christ? Continue reading