What gets in the way of creating?

At the end of the day, there is always something: something that stands between us and creating; something the stands in the way of finding that fire within that drives us. Responsibilities, job, family, health, weather, Facebook…. My process for creation has...

Washing Dishes

  For some reason — inexplicable to me — I have felt called to wash dishes. Perhaps, it is the routine. Perhaps, it is the simplicity. But, for some reason, after years of having disdain for washing dishes — I have insisted that almost every evening — the dishes...

2400 Items in 4 Hours: Letting Go of the Old

With KindSprings.org‘s 21 day simple living challenge coming to a close…I had an itch. An itch to go home — to my parents place — and donate, declutter and free myself of all my old things. I started with my closet. I had clothes from when I was 20...