Manifesting & Life Design

Clearing the Distractions To Be In the Moment

When I used to think of the word “distraction,” I would think of my phone ringing while I was in the middle of a conversation with a friend or a loud noise coming from a construction site in my neighborhood when trying to write… basically things that were “outside” that were interfering or pulling me […]

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Enjoying the Space

More and more I find my efforts in my home are less about decorating and more about editing, streamlining, and simplifying both my home and life so I am more present for what is. Unfettered by things, I am more available—free to go with the flow, join the dance, or hop on the moving train […]

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Wellness Festival – Mark Your Calendar!

We’re speaking at the Sun Valley Wellness Festival on May 28th and we hope you can join us! The Sun Valley Wellness Festival is an annual gathering of speakers and practitioners of mind-body-spirit and environmental wellness. Presented by the Sun Valley Wellness Institute, their mission is to “inspire positive change.” This year, speakers include Jill […]

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Feng Shui FAQs

If you read this blog regularly, you know that Feng Shui is one of the many tools we use when making positive changes to our homes to create positive change in our lives. A few months ago, we read a blog by author and clutter-clearing expert Lorie Marerro titled “What Do I REALLY Think About […]

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On Fire with Danielle LaPorte

We broke with tradition by using a picture of a person, rather than a home, as our lead photo. But what image can better capture the dynamic essence of Danielle LaPorte, other than Danielle herself? This month in our series of interviews with people who exemplify inspired everyday living, we’re excited to speak with business strategist […]

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Love at First Sight…

How are dating and looking for a new home alike? Let me count the ways… Have you ever had the experience of meeting someone for the first time and they already seem familiar, or you just know you’re going to become close, or perhaps you experience that instant, undeniable chemistry? For me, looking for a […]

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Self-Acceptance is the Ultimate Simplicity

I’ve come to realize that when I am in a place of self-acceptance, I am naturally simplified. For years so many of my actions and choices were motivated by a feeling that I need to be more or do more—that somehow I, or my life, was not enough. On the surface this may seem like […]

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Replace Your Wish List with a Gratitude List

This holiday, replace your wish-list with a gratitude-list. It’s easy to focus on all the things you would like to have, or think about how you would like to change yourself or your life, but instead consider what you have now and celebrate who you are now. As Dr. Michael Beckwith often says, “cultivate an attitude of […]

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Giving Thanks and Giving Back

As the Thanksgiving holiday approaches, many of us spend time thinking about what we’re thankful for and feeling gratitude. Often, this leads us to think about those who are less fortunate and what we can do to “give back.” Giving back is an important next step to feeling and expressing gratitude. In fact, psychologists in […]

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Where Your Attention Goes, Energy Flows

There is an expression “where your attention goes, energy flows.” Take a moment to walk into a room in your home and track your eye movement—where does your attention go? What catches your gaze when you first walk in your front door? Similar to the idea that like attracts like and our intentions shape and […]

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