When I tell people I’m an organizer, a lot of them say, “Oh, that’s so cool! So…you help people de-clutter and organize their stuff?” Yes I do, especially when one is going through a life transition – where chaos can strike – such as downsizing, starting a new job, or introducing a new family member. […]
Handling Breakdowns While Forming New Habits
Happy New Year Living-Peace Community! I write this on January 16th, the first new moon of 2018. The new moon marks the beginning of its waxing cycle; day two we can just see a sliver of glowing crescent, day 14 half a pie, until a month has gone by and the full moon lights the […]
Simply Rich Living Through Meditation
Step 1: De-clutter. Step 2: Identify and Acknowledge what´s not working for you. Step 3: Repeat. Step 4: Non-Do. Step 5: Meditate Meditation is the final thing I practice on a regular basis that keeps me afloat. Literally, I live afloat on my sailboat, as a minimalist in the Boston Harbor. Through a lot of […]
Planning, Setting Goals & Intentions with the Self Journal – Living Peace Tuesday Tip
In today’s Tuesday tip, continuing in her series on planners, Sara discusses the Self Journal and it’s many benefits in using to identify & meet your short-term and long-term goals, set intentions and create your daily plan. BestSelf Co. offers a pdf version. Give it a try!
Planning, Setting Goals & Intentions with the Desire Map – Living Peace Tuesday Tip
In today’s Tuesday tip, Sara Valverde continues her series on using planners for goal setting, planning, and intention setting. Today she highlights the Desire Map Planner and mentions how it could be a benefit not only to enhancing your life but a great tool in your efforts towards organizing and ADD.
Simply Rich Living: 5 Steps to Minimal Living ~ Part 3
Continuing with Step 3 of my Simply Rich Living series, I chose to write out and share five habits I practice ritually, because people in my life – including organizing clients – are always asking me how I’m able to live as minimalist on my beloved sailboat. Step 1: De-clutter. Step 2: Identify and Acknowledge […]
Simply Rich Living: 5 Steps to Minimal Living ~ Part 2
I made up a term for my lifestyle: Simply Rich Living. What do you think? What I mean by it is this: I use clutter-clearing, both internal and external, to maintain that balance and healthy rhythm of life we seem to have lost in this day and age. Simply Rich Living is like a secret […]
Planning, Setting Goals + Intentions with Bullet Journaling – Part 2 – Living Peace Tuesday Tip
In today’s Tuesday tip, Sara Valverde, Living Peace Professional Organizer highlights some of the things you can do with a bullet journal and shows us a few of her own pages that help to keep her organized and on track with her goals. Some useful links to get started with your own bullet journal: Bullet […]
Simply Rich Living: 5 Steps to Minimal Living ~ Part 1
When my organizing clients find out I live as a minimalist on a sailboat, they are often in awe and fascinated. How do I do this? is the essence of their many questions. If only I could figure out how to explain that you can do this too! I hate when I can read on […]
Planning, Setting Goals + Intentions with Bullet Journaling – Living Peace Tuesday Tip
In today’s Tuesday tip, Sara Valaverde, Living Peace Professional Organizer starts us off with a quick look at using journals to keep us on track and highlights some pros and cons as she kicks off her series on journaling.