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Connecting with Old Friends in the New Year

Posted on 2 February, 2017 at 22:55 Comments comments (0)

Add Sparkle to Your Life....

I was raised in a small, rural community. My parents were both raised in the same small town, and most of their brothers and sisters also decided to stay there and raise their families. Truth be told, I was related to about half the town. It was a different time and a different simpler way of life and a simpler time. My mom’s best friend was even my best friend’s mom!

Who would have guessed when we...

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Do You Have A Monster In The Basement?

Posted on 18 March, 2016 at 20:05 Comments comments (0)

Often I see boxes and boxes of mixed things in storage rooms. You know the boxes I'm talking about.The boxes that you can't categorize because everything was tossed in to it without thought. The boxes you said you would deal with eventually. The problem gets totally out of control when you keep adding to the stash of these boxes and eventually it ends up in the storage room and more often than not its contents are forgotten or replaced. I have one client who refers to it as "The Monster in th...

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Connecting the Past, Present and Future

Posted on 30 January, 2016 at 10:45 Comments comments (0)

Recently I worked with an amazing woman with multiple health issues.  Sharing her home with a husband she adored, a beautiful young daughter and aging parents.  They needed their home to function in many different ways to meet the needs of four adults and one child and it just wasn't working.

This woman's life was changed forever when she became ill with a progressive illness that robs her of her energy, strength and cognitive abilities. She struggles to have the energy to do ...

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Is Your Stuff Holding You Back?

Posted on 23 January, 2016 at 22:30 Comments comments (0)

Everyone has a story and a big part of my story is my relationship with “Stuff”.

My earliest memories are not about my stuff but about my mom’s stuff. You see my childhood home was full of her treasures. Especially fabric and craft supplies! So much so that countertops were piled one or two feet high with “stuff”, bookcases were like snow capped mountains......you were just waiting for mini-avalanches  to slide down the slope on to the floor. Newspa...

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