The Magic of the Middle

DO YOU EVER wish you could beam yourself from one place to another? I’m not talking aboutavoiding a long car ride,…

Is Your Clutter a Convenient Distraction?

MY CLIENT, Anita*, wanted to deepen her friendships and fall in love, but she couldn’t find the time to work on either.…

The Perks of Being Picky

I’M SLIDING the hangers back and forth in my closet as if by doing so something new will magically appear. Kind of like…

Do You Suffer from L.I.P.S.?

WHEN I THINK ABOUT taking a big trip somewhere (big = flying), I get caught up in the daydreaming, investigating, and planning.…

How To Navigate Inspiration Overload

THIS WEEK, I’ve been reaching out to people whose work I love, trust, and respect to ask them to read an advanced copy…

Fear + Excitement = Winning Combo

A COUPLE years ago, Melissa and I were walking through a village in Belize on our way to breakfast. While talking about where…

The Secret Ingredients for Conquering Your Wildest Dreams

I had thought about writing a book on clutter for years but it wasn’t until I was given a deadline by my publisher that…

Are You Foolish Enough to Chase Your Dreams?

How much weight do you put on other people’s opinions? When you’re making decisions, are you wondering what…

When Daydreaming Is No Longer Enough

Do you dream about doing something and quickly dismiss it with a “Yeah, right. That’ll never happen?”…

Choose Good Fuel To Get Back on Track

This past weekend, I got together with a group of high school friends for an early St. Patrick’s Day celebration.…