This past week, our house has been a major construction zone, as we’re undergoing a complete repiping job in our home.
That means all of the clothes have come out of the closet (the dressers were moved out of the closet too)…
Every single thing in the bathroom was removed…
And the entire garage had to be emptied as well!
The only part of the house that had a reprieve was our guest room — so guess where everything ended up?
That’s right! Now the guest room looks like a war zone.
As you know, I’m always on the lookout for the hidden gift in challenging times, and even in the midst of all this upheaval, in our household, I found it!
The hidden gift in this massive rearranging of nearly all our belongings is that as we start to put our things back in place, we can carefully consider exactly what things we want to keep, what things we want to get rid of /donate.
Even though we live a rather streamlined life, it’s amazing how “stuff” seems to multiply when you’re not looking!
Can you relate?
I’ve always loved organizing things — yet there have been times when I’ve been overly-zealous in my desire to simplify & declutter my life.
The story I share with you in today’s #PMO video is about a lesson I learned along these lines.
My experience makes me think of that saying, “Parting is such sweet sorrow” — especially when it comes to figuring out what to get rid of — and what to keep!
This week’s #PMO, kicks off my series about how to simplify & declutter your life.
After you watch it all the way through, be sure to grab your free 5-Step Checklist here so you can get being to simplify & declutter your life as well!
You’ll see another video at the link above where you’ll find out how I got started as an expert in decluttering, and how it can help you if you ever feel stuck in this area of your life.
Can you relate to what I’m sharing here?
As always, I love hearing your viewpoint in a comment below.
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Watch more videos below
- #Me First - Part One
- #Me First - Part Two
- Activate Your Superpower
- How to Get Someone to Listen
- Instant Motivation
- Nutritional Healing
- Simplify & Declutter - Part Four
- Simplify & Declutter - Part One
- Simplify & declutter - Part Two
- Tell Me More (Part Four)
- Tell Me More (Part One)
- Tell Me More (Part Three)
- Tell Me More (Part Two)
- Today is a New Adventure
- Why Me Syndrome
- Would you Ever Say This?
- Your Outlook Affects Your Outcome
Peggy Hall has been providing positive encouragement for vibrant living for over 30 years as a mind/body wellness expert, college instructor, corporate trainer, motivational speaker, author, and retreat leader with hundreds of appearances on radio, television and major media. Sign up here to get weekly inspiration and encouragement from Peggy.