The Grace in Gathering
    March 19, 2010
    The Grace in Gathering

    "I do not at all understand the mystery of grace – only that it meets us where we are but does not leave us where it found us." – Anne Lamott I love the simplicity of venturing out every week to t…

    Minding the Chatter Clears Clutter
    March 18, 2010
    Minding the Chatter Clears Clutter

    “There is nothing either good nor bad, but thinking makes it so.” –Shakespeare, Hamlet Have you ever stopped whatever you were doing to simply observe your thoughts? Yes, to do nothing else but …

    Cultivating Simplicity
    March 17, 2010
    Cultivating Simplicity

    “My life will always have dirty dishes. If this sink can become a place of contemplation, let me learn constancy here.” –Gunilla Norris, Being Home Here’s something that mystifies me: Seeing a…

    Self-Care and Clutter Clearing Go Together: Ten Ways to Lighten Up by Feeling Good
    March 16, 2010
    Self-Care and Clutter Clearing Go Together: Ten Ways to Lighten Up by Feeling Good

    “I live by the truth that ‘No’ is a complete sentence. I rest as a spiritual act.”–Anne Lamott, O Magazine Most of us think of caring for ourselves as an extra-curricular activity. Something…

    Coming Clear: Confessions of a Packrat
    March 15, 2010
    Coming Clear: Confessions of a Packrat

    “When you take care of the clutter on the inside, The clutter on the outside takes care of itself.” –Stephanie Bennett Vogt I am a packrat. (more…)…