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Finding rest

As the blades of the mower crept around the fence, I saw my magnolia bush in the path of destruction. Quickly I clipped a note to their leaves with a Sharpie pen: “do not cut”. They needed

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Like first, then love

Why would I want to love myself when liking myself is the challenge.  For decades now we have been persuaded to love ourselves. According to our self help society, we must prioritize ourselves, recite

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Mirror Metaphors on the bayou

Just after his job offer in northern Louisiana, my husband and I made a list of the pros and cons of moving from the north to the south, and even though we thought we heard from God that our direction

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Revel in Your Desire for a Closet that Inspires You

This post #2 in the Essentialize Series. Click here to view #3.How was your experience from last week – when you used your temporary license to complain about your closet? Was it frustrating? Stressful?

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Purging Black from an “Overfed” Closet

I often ask my clients to go on a “black fast” for a time.  They often look at me incredulous. “No black?  That’s not possible”. After all, who doesn’t want a clearly

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