Monthly Archives: February 2014

Episode 3: Day to Day vs Long-term Organizing

Organization to a certain extent is in the Eye of the Beholder.  Neating up your public spaces is one of the easiest things in the World to achieve, as long as no one opens a closet, heads to the garage … Continue reading

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Heartlander of the Week: Our Heart Goes Out

To the seventy civilians who have died protesting government oppression in Ukraine. It seems like just a few years ago Ukraine was a leading emerging democracy, the face of the New Eastern Europe.  Now, it is awash in corruption and … Continue reading

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Musings of a Recovering Clutterbug, Episode 2: Be Realistic

OK, let’s just say it: Martha Stewart went to jail. Yeah, my living room is messy, but Ha. Pottery Barn catalog, Living magazine, House Beautiful are like the celebrity photoshop of home décor:  it’s a magazine, don’t be fooled.  There … Continue reading

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Heartlander of the Week: All Heart

Happy Valentine’s Day, Everyone! Valentine’s  Day—about so many things:  love, lust, romance, weddings, engagements, dinners, candy, flowers, kind words, cards, pretty pictures traded on the interwebs, hugs, kisses. Remember those tiny little valentine’s day cards, the ones that were hardly … Continue reading

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Musings of a Recovering Clutterbug, Episode 1: Find Your Motivation

It’s still early in the year, Resolution and life change time, plus it is winter and messy over much the United States so folks are stuck at home with not much to do.  As tends to happen, went stuck at … Continue reading

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Heartlander of the Week: Heartless

To Vladimir Putin, for being an INTJ. Does anyone else remember the string of Nearly Dead Soviet leaders with their steel worker beer guts, warm death styling and 15 month life expectancy?  For those of you who missed or ignored … Continue reading

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Heartlander of the Week: Battle Hymn of the Tiger Dad

To Prince Charles, for defending his kids’ privacy. It is true that these people have far more that the rest of us ever will.  A roof over the head, food on the table, college funds, new car in the drive.  … Continue reading

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