Less Really is More

Having less stuff means having more time for life. @ AVirtuousWoman.org #ATimeToClean #declutter

  A Time to Clean: Day 13 You can read the rest of the posts in this series here. "I wish I'd had more had more stuff, more things, and more money," said no one ever as they breathed their last breath. No, most people thinking back on their life will have wished they'd spent more moments living life to the fullest and loving their family more. So much time is spent buying, organizing, cleaning, moving, carrying stuff. Things. Material possessions that have no eternal value. What do … [Read more...]

When Your Spouse is a Pack Rat

5 Tips for When Your Spouse is a Pack Rat... @ AVirtuousWoman.org #ATimeToClean

A Time to Clean: Day 9 You can read the rest of the posts in this series here. So... this maybe a touchy subject, but I know it's an issue for a lot of people, so I think we should talk about it. Some of us are married to people who really hate to get rid of stuff. There could be a lot of reasons - just like when we have a hard time getting rid of stuff, too. Only maybe your spouse is worse than you when it comes to holding on to things! My husband loves a neat and clean space. It makes … [Read more...]

What to Do with All That Clutter

15 Ways to Get Rid of Your Stuff @ AVirtuousWoman.org #atimetoclean #declutter #clutter

A Time to Clean: Day 4 You can read all of the posts in this series here.  Yesterday we talked about How to Deal with Clutter. Next week we'll be talking more about heart issues {and tomorrow we'll be talking about sentimental stuff}, but I didn't want to leave you hanging, wondering what to do with all that stuff you're getting rid of. If you're like me, you hate wasting anything. My husband and I really try to be good stewards of things and even though our clutter issue has grown over … [Read more...]

How to Deal with Clutter

How to Deal with Clutter {A Time to Clean: 30 Day Challenge} @ AVirtuousWoman.org ---- Learn how to decide what to toss, what to see, and where to donate your stuff!! #atimetoclean

A Time to Clean: Day 3 So, how are things going? Are you feeling God's presence in your home and heart as you work to clear the clutter? I can hardly wait to get started today! Don't forget - on Friday we'll be sharing our photos and stories on A Virtuous Woman's Facebook page! How to Deal with Clutter You can read all of the posts in this series here. Today I want to talk about how to deal with the clutter and get it out of your house. Sometimes it can be really hard to part with … [Read more...]

The Past Hurts

The Past Hurts {A Time to Clean: 30 Day Challenge} @ AVirtuousWoman.org #atimetoclean

A Time to Clean: Day 2 You can read all of the posts in this series here. Even when we say it no longer matters... Even when we say it's okay... Even when we do our best to move on with our lives... the past hurts. Sometimes, despite our best intentions, we just carry that baggage around with us like a badge of honor. Really, though, all of that baggage from our past is just keeping us from running free. The Past Hurts The past can weigh us down - even when we don't realize it - and … [Read more...]