A PERFECT EXAMPLE OF WHY SOCIAL MEDIA AND PHOTOS RARELY TELL THE WHOLE STORY

A perfect example of the unrealistic message of a photo is this image of Bob and I as happy couple looking as if life is so perfectly wonderful. Read on to know my life reality.

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DESIGN TIP: EASY STEPS TO CREATE A WALL GALLERY

You all know how our spaces take on a new life with wall art, mirrors, portraits and etc. But do you also understand the potential that your walls can do for your sense of well-being along with giving you visual joy?

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Design Tips for Hanging Art in Open Floor Plans

Who sees your home’s spaces more than you do? In our “new life” in Ohio, I gave selecting what to hang on this wall an immense amount of time. Here’s why.

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MAJOR IMPORTANT, A GIRL’S CLOSET

What do you do day in and day out many times? You change your clothes, right? Read on to see my closet dilemma in our recent moving and relocating to NE Ohio.

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WOW! MY UNEXPECTED DOWNSIZING RESULTS!

Did you know that the top 3 major issues of life in order are deaths, divorces, and moving? Well now I certainly know why! 

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WHY I HAD TO CHANGE OUR MASTER BEDROOM

This is a “BEFORE” image of the master bedroom in our new smaller downsized home. It was clean, functional, and represents what many people live in today. But I had to do a major change and here is why.

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Top 10 Reasons to Downsize Your Home Now

Here is a picture of the beautiful Honey Good

I am delighted to share with all you wonderful followers my guest post that I did for the amazing Honey Good. It was well received on her site so I would so appreciate your thoughts on my site too!

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OUR DIY LIFESIZING® MOVE

Moving in R&R with oldest granddaughter from Colorado enjoying a respite from unpacking!

I created the term Lifesizing® almost 20 years ago for the purpose of highlighting how and why at different ages and life stages, all of life needs to be in alignment. Our move out of state is a perfect example of a Lifesizing® relocation move.

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MOVING IS HARD BUT RELOCATING STATES IS HARDER!

Why is this move so hard? After all, we have moved from Ohio to New Jersey, New Jersey to California, and California to Wichita. What is so very different about this move from Wichita to NE Ohio? Please read on…

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DOWNSIZING YOUR MINDSET TO MAKE ROOM FOR HOPE

In spite of all odds, can you live in hope? Can you downsize your mind of your current circumstances to let in hope?

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