The past two plus years have altered everything we know about social interactions, how we shop, (note the pic below of me buried in my Amazon boxes!). Also, how clean we keep our homes when it is just us…personally I am constantly surprised at how acceptable dust and clutter have become in my world. I…Read More
Great Ideas for Perfectionists Working Imperfectly in a Pandemic World
Anybody Out There Organized?
Let’s Get Real… This is the perfect “Stepford Wife” work space…I.E. “Too Good to be True”. No matter how much I dream of organization and structure in my workspace it still resembles organized chaos. Having to accept that the “ideal” set up for a home based business- or, that the working from home area often…Read More
Good Deeds Large & Small…
If You Look You Will See Both Good Deeds Are Petals of a Beautiful Flower… There is a phrase “We never know the good that a smile can do”. Smiling at people is one of the smallest good deeds you can accomplish with the furthest reaching effects. There is no cost – only a moment…Read More
My Happy Place…
Books are the key. View From “My Ideal Space” Comfy, Cozy, Safe, Nowhere to Be, No One to See, A Warm Fire, Thick Extra Soft and Wonderful Blanket, Books, Books and More Books (preferably Jane Austen), and a Glass of a “Relaxing – Sipping Beverage”, Watching Snow Fall, Everything Quiet and Mindful of the Moment. …Read More
Selling Online Has Turned My House Into a Shipping Depot
I have dabbled in online platforms before (usually more buying than selling) but with the onset of COVID and spending more time inside than out- I started looking around my house. Really looking. What I found was an abundance of collections, clothes in every size from 6-16, and a general feeling of clutter. A perfect…Read More
It Has Taken A Village….
by BRANDIS GEDDES Generosity and Kindness are Appreciated My Husband and Daughter Who are No longer With us. I am without two of the most important people in my life. My Community of Friends, Neighbors and my Faith have helped me through each of these tradgedies. Generosity, Kindness, and Patience have been gifts I have…Read More
A Lesson Learned
I was in a hurry- as usual, and hopped in the car to make my appointment. Driving through my town to get to the main highway, the picture above you see was happening to my right. (There are no filters or editing done on the above and below pictures.) Being on time could wait… this…Read More
When to Change Gears…
So you have dedicated your mornings, days, evenings, weekends – spent vacations glued to your phone or laptop, have had no time for anything that is simply social and not a networking event, your family has forgotten what you look like……..AND- nothing, nada, goose egg, no one is responding to your efforts to get your…Read More