Today begin looking at everything in your life in a new way. “Do I really love it? Do I really need it? Would I be better off without it?” Instead of buying and spending, save that money. Let your money work for you for a change. This is the beginning of laying new groundwork for your life. You must make room for the good that’s just waiting for you. Begin now. Fill your mind with new positive thinking.
Affirm today: The past is over and done. I release it with love, blessing every person, place and experience. I welcome the new!
Louise Hay – Hay House Newsletter July 2007
Wise words. We’ve all heard this before, but somehow it always comes back at just the right time. Certainly did for me this morning, as I tackle the excess ‘stuff’ I refuse to put back in my nice, renovated kitchen.
Having things cluttering up our lives, stuff we bought because we thought we needed it, or because it was a bargain, drains our energy reserves significantly. Imagine the money overflowing your bank account, instead of stuff overflowing your cupboards and drawers…
I know I need to, but I just cannot get to it…
Have you ever experienced that feeling of ‘I have to get to that’, ‘I MUST clean up my desk’, ‘I know I have to sort that linen closet out, but I just cannot seem to find the time’??
All that must, should, and need weigh us down and drain our energy even further… leaving us less and less likely to start the clear out and more and more likely to be overwhelmed by the stuff and clutter.
What can we do about it?
To put a stop to the vicious cycle and start rebuilding your energy levels while you clear the clutter from your life:
Some resources and websites I have found very helpful in my quest for a tidy, calm, clutter-free home: