hanging procrastination

September 21, 2011
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          This bag has been hanging here for 3 months easily. It is full of things that want to be given away. There’s a couple books that want to go to my kids’ school library, a print that I know will be appreciated by Hospice and a few other odds and ends. But the deal […]

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alchemy of order

February 11, 2011
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           I experienced a pleasant transformation after talking with Liz Canavan at Alchemy of Order. That conversation gave me an altared space to eliminate the rules I’ve had about tidiness. As a result, my home has been less cluttered.           I have trouble keeping my kitchen island neat. It piles up with papers. I go […]

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are you a spender or a saver?

January 27, 2010
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       What are you thinking about when cleaning out a closet or facing the pile-up that is your desk? Dealing with my stuff is important to me because it’s a collection of my altared spaces. Sorting through it helps me sort out my place in the grand scheme of the great beyond.        I try […]

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have you ever lost the title to your car?

January 26, 2010
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I am planting altared spaces in my garden this year and I’d love to have your help. I have a brown thumb, so I need lots of support. In this garden, along with planting the traditional things that grow, I’m collecting treasures that tell stories. Please send me a symbol of your altared space. You can […]

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