Life is Meant to be More

It’s been close to a year since I first started decluttering life.  It started with a few books.  Then there was a very compelling documentary.  And then the discovery that less is more.

Over this past year, I would say that my family has cut down the clutter by half.  And I feel good about that, but I also feel that there is still so much.  It’s not that I want to have a home with completely bare walls or rooms… that would be silly.  I just want to have a home that seeks to place importance on something other than the stuff we acquire.

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It was Beautiful

I told my husband a few days ago that fall was beginning and I was missing it.  I was stuck inside, moping, feeling down on myself.  Which, of course, was the main cause of me telling myself that I was fat.  Telling myself that I wasn’t good enough.

Then, today, I asked myself why.  Why?

And I got up, and I went for a walk.  And I took in the beginnings of fall.

And it was beautiful.

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