To dive a little deeper into my experience living a minimalist lifestyle, I would like to share three pieces of advice – three life changing lessons I learned in a few areas of my life that I found I was pleasantly surprised to develop over the past year and a half as a minimalist. 1. […]
In today’s Tuesday tip, Living Peace Professional Organizer, Gabriela Burgman highlights 5 habits that may be influencing your struggle with organization and holding you back. Watch and see if any of these 5 habits could actually be the why behind your “I’m so disorganized” thoughts and keeping you from the organized spaces you want!
In parts I and II of my Liveaboard Life blog series, I shared how living with less helps me live in alignment with my values, and how living with less constantly reminds me of how much I have. In this post, I want to talk more about minimalism, because it´s trendy right now. Even though […]
In Part I of my Liveaboard Life series, I shared how refreshing it is to not have stuff from my past weighing me down, as well as how living with what I only love and need in my beloved sailboat supports me in living by my values. In this post, I´m going to dive deeper […]
At the beginning of 2016, I attended a yoga class where the instructor invited us to set an intention or goal for the new year. One thing she suggested was to choose a word or two to represent that intention. From that class, I came out with two words: Simplify and Beautify. My children are […]
In today’s Tuesday Tip, Living Peace Professional Organizer, Sara Valverde offers useful tips and talks about the benefits of downsizing your book collection.
Since our work as professional organizers often involves helping people declutter their bathrooms, it is common for us to find medications that are past their expiration date. In the past, we would have likely thrown them in the garbage or dumped them down the drain, but these days, the FDA (U.S. Food & Drug Administration) […]
In Part 1 of my series on how I reduced my wardrobe, I talked about the inspirations and readiness for this project. In Part 2, I shared logistics and how the process went for me. Now In Part 3 … So what has my wardrobe become and how does it feel now that some time has passed? It seems […]
In Part 1 of my series on how I reduced my wardrobe, I talked about the inspirations and readiness for this project. Now in Part 2, I will share logistics and how the process went for me. Once I decided to consciously and compassionately reduce my wardrobe, my analytical side kicked in to help out. This […]
In today’s tuesday tip, Gabriela Burgman highlights 3 more simple ways we can keep our “To-read” piles down to a minimum. Miss last weeks’ Blog Post? Read Challenge On! Taming the To-Read Pile – We Can Do It! Image: Giulia Bertelli