Garden Weeds

How can it be that this beautiful, mystical plant is actually a weed, hoping a little person will blow its seeds all over the garden?! Has this weed ever infested your garden? Just recently, I discovered a nasty weed in my garden. My weed was producing fruits like anxiety, stress, worry. If I was honest, I would even say..

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The Blue Velvet Chair

- A Story About The Pursuit Of Truth -

Anne and I met after she had inherited her Grandmother’s house. It was a beautiful character home, with fine furnishings and lush draperies and located in her city’s finest neighborhood sitting on a over sized piece of land surrounded by English gardens and majestic Garry oaks. Anne loved the home, but she mostly loved...

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The Polka Dot Pyjamas

I started my training as a Professional Life Coach last fall, through ICA.  This has been such a learning and growing journey for me on so many levels, and I have enjoyed very minute of it!  One of the things it challenged me to do was to look at...

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Falling For Change

Fall...  Season of change; opportunity for a fresh start; time for new colours and textures; exploration down a fresh and unfamiliar path.

Some (like myself) absolutely love and welcome change, of any sort!  Others (like my husband), could go their whole life without much change.  Change is...

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Abundance - simple you in 3 easy steps

When I think of abundance, many things come to mind.   One of them, is the bounty that we find each summer in the fields of the Okanagan orchards.  Since abundance is described as a large quantity of something, one might think that...

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The 3 Very Best Things To Declutter Today

All of us have been given the same gift: this life.  How we choose to live today will determine our tomorrow.  We are all on a journey, with a path straight in front of us.  Perhaps your path is...

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Simple Storage Solutions For Any Family

Organization is key to a simple life because having less clutter means that you have more room in your life and in your space for what matters most to you.  I would say that I have always been an organizer by nature.  I have a tendency to organize spaces before I can function in them.  I found that living with 3 boys...

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9 Things To Fill Your Simple Life

Some call these "The Fruits of The Spirit".  Others use different words, such as values or qualities.   These words represent things that cannot be bought.  They are not more stuff, they are within you.  They are cornerstones of a simple life, because...

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