Lent and the idea of spiritual spring cleaning has always fascinated me. Even as a child I was fascinated by my Catholic friends who gave things up for Lent. I marveled at their dedication to their faith even though I didn't understand why they did what they did. One of my friends gave up ice cream one year, her favorite treat. While that may not sound like a big deal, this is a young woman who, at sixteen years old, downed an entire … [Read More...] about The best ways to do your spiritual spring cleaning
If you know sports, you know about the sweet spot. It’s the place on the ball, bat, stick or playing field where all of your training comes together, and everything works. There’s no better feeling as an athlete than finding the sweet spot. The sweet spot is the launch pad to great success, and finding it feels awesome. People also call the sweet spot "being in the zone”. It's where you perform almost effortlessly. … [Read More...] about How to Find the Sweet Spot in Your Home
Everyone has stuff and most people have more than they need, so let's look at ways to cut the clutter in your home and make it everything you want it to be. It's been said that clutter is the result of unmade decisions, and sometimes those decisions are hard You have sentimental attachments. You might fit in those clothes some day. You'e saving things for your children or grandchildren. Do any of those sound familiar? Let's look … [Read More...] about Simple, easy ways to cut the clutter in your home
Hello everyone, my name is Karen, and I am a recovering perfectionist. I am not perfect nor do I aspire to perfection anymore, because the pursuit of perfection made me a terrible person. Instead, I work on how to be authentic, not perfect. Pursuing authenticity is incredibly freeing because, for the better part of my life I would have absolutely agreed with the quote on the right by Hunter Thompson. Interestingly, Hunter … [Read More...] about How to live an amazing but not perfect life
The first time I heard that you could quick clean your home in 15 minutes per day, I laughed out loud. While raising three children in a mess of a house, I felt like all I did was clean. I thought it impossible to quick clean a house, especially with children. I was wrong. Not only is it possible to quick clean your house, but it's easier than I ever imagined. Getting started The truth is that getting and keeping a clean home is … [Read More...] about Ready to quick clean your home in 15 minutes per day?