Did you know you have house history? decluttering lifespace mirror the power of space Jan 17, 2021

Your childhood homes from 0 to 18 shaped how you think, what you believe and how you take care of your home today. Understanding this early impact on your life can help you make sense of your lifestyle.

If you lived with a clutterer growing up, you might be burdened with that kind of space now;...

Continue Reading...
 
Your Learning Style Shapes Your Space - Learn Yours and Embrace Your Style decluttering too much stuff Jan 17, 2021

For over 40 years, I have been in the training and human learning profession. When the idea of learning styles became popular in the '90's I learned as much as possible about it and then integrated it into the learning programs at Starbucks Coffee Company.

"The term 'learning style' refers to the...

Continue Reading...
Your Space is Key to Your Bliss lifespace mirror the power of space Jan 11, 2021

Interview with Lisa, Empowered Living Show.
September 21, 2016

Click here to watch: https://youtu.be/qMR_5r5yKSo

Your body and everything in your life is mirrored in your space.

 

Continue Reading...
 
Can a Nightstand Ruin Your Relationship? nightstands psychology of furniture Jan 06, 2021

When I started my work inside of homes with clients, I started with coaching couples. After a few clients, I began to clearly see how nightstands told a story about the couple’s relationship.

There are important clues and personal symbolism embellishing your nightstand right now. When you...

Continue Reading...
 
Can a Chair Shape Your Thinking? psychology of furniture Jan 06, 2021

Studies have shown that how your body sits in a chair triggers your brain to think and your body to feel in a certain way. It triggers memories from our past and possibilities for our future. It elicits feelings that have been anchored into our experiences. 

“An upcoming field of...

Continue Reading...
 
What does your space have to do with creating your desired life? lifespace mirror the power of space Jan 06, 2021

One of my favorite books about the human-home relationship is Home-Psych - The Social Psychology of Home and Decoration, Joan Kron. She states that the next thing in home decorating was the social psychology of home and decoration, beyond style and an exploration of how we shape our environments...

Continue Reading...
 
The Power of Place, Space and Creativity the power of place Feb 14, 2020

Nearly 20 years ago Pattie Hanmer and her partner at the time had a dream. They dreamed of a sanctuary on a hill with a water view and places to create and enjoy life.

This interview is testament to when you have a real dream and you keep making steps forward to achieve it, it does come true.

...

Continue Reading...
Mindful Minimalism decluttering minimalism Jan 12, 2020

"What Minimalism is really all about is reassessment of your priorities so that you can strip away the excess stuff—the possessions and ideas and relationships and activities—that don’t bring value to your life."
- Colin Wright

Mindful Minimalism

The term minimalism appeared in...

Continue Reading...
The Final Cycles solution to the global plastic waste crisis conscious consumerism recycling Jan 10, 2020

This video will help you see and feel the depth of our crisis with plastic. It's reality that we must now dive deeply into to resolve together.

A friend of mine, Susan Boelman, RCKN Outdoor Sisterhood, just shared with me that this company, Final Cycles, is planning to build a plant here in...

Continue Reading...
Our 2.5-Million-Year Obsession with Things conscious consumerism too much stuff Jan 08, 2020

Clutter isn't just a modern times problem. We've been gathering things since the beginning of humanity. Our relationship to stuff is complex and just clearing clutter isn't going to address the real issue... our perception of what we think we need and what we really need.

In this intriguing...

Continue Reading...
 
We Have a Problem with Stuff conscious consumerism too much stuff Nov 17, 2019

The Story of Stuff 

We have a problem with Stuff:  we have too much of it, too much of it is toxic and we don’t share it very well. But that’s not the way things have to be. 
- Annie Leaonard

Annie Leonard began telling her story in 2007, in a documentary, The Story of...

Continue Reading...
Are Your Dreams on Your Nightstands? nightstands psychology of furniture Oct 31, 2019

Check out this fascinating article by a Seattle Reporter who had her nightstand analyzed by Tamra Fleming!
Original article in the SeattlePI, January 26, 2006.
Click here to read:
https://www.seattlepi.com/lifestyle/article/Are-your-dreams-on-your-nightstand-1193988.php

Continue Reading...
1 2 3