Tag Archives: January

Garden Bench – Sherborne, England

I am indeed grateful that I can get out and about to enjoy the fresh air and delightful scenery of the world around me.  Last year I travelled to England (from Australia)  and enjoyed visiting the gardens there and checking … Continue reading

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My spring garden room

Here we are in September, the month for gardening!! My resolve for September is to plant out my spring garden – to spend more time in the garden – to weed, clip, prune and tidy the garden – to finish … Continue reading

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The Beautiful and Useful .. or clutter?

I have noticed that sometimes when people do a clutter clearing they throw out and discard without reflection or awareness. Confucius said “..study without reflection is a waste of time;  reflection without study is dangerous”. When clearing and cleaning the … Continue reading

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Creating my ‘Best Year Yet’

About ten years ago I read a fabulous book called Your Best Year Yet.  It was written by Jinny S Ditzler (1994).  Ditzler suggests that with ten questions and three hours of study and reflection you can change your life … Continue reading

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Clutter clearing .. Just do it!!

So how are you doing?  Are you making progress with your New Year Resolutions?  Have you completed any clutter clearing in your life and home this month? We only have a few days left of January and then I will … Continue reading

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Resolutions or Intentions

I have mentioned before that I faithfully prepare a written reflection on the previous year and a list of intentions for the New Year.  It is an annual event for me.  Nothing unusual or rare there.  Probably one of the … Continue reading

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Holistic cleanse and declutter

Remember that saying “practice what you preach”?  I could not count the number of times I have suggested to others the benefits of decluttering.  I even have a power-point presentation on the topic.  (Yes .. I hear you laugh).   … Continue reading

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