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This month I read Francine Jay’s The Joy of Less: A Minimalist Living Guide for CSO Book Club. It took me a long time to get through this book, not because I wasn’t enjoying it, but quite the opposite. I wanted to savor what I was reading it resonated with me so much. Many of Jay’s tips have become organizing mantras for when I work with clients and to repeat to myself. Although I already have the minimalist bug . . .
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Last weekend I had the pleasure of visiting my wonderful friend, Phoebe Miner, in her new home and new life in Arizona. Phoebe and I have been in Colorado and New York City together, and now she has started a new chapter in Phoenix. Since I’ve known her, no matter the city, Phoebe always creates a space that reflects her taste and is eclectic and warm yet clean and serene. This aesthetic translates into her personal style . . .
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As I was perusing my Netflix options the other night, I stumbled upon a documentary about tiny houses called Tiny: A Story About Living Small. As I watched, I was fascinated by the choice to live in these seemingly unlivable, and yet completely functional and efficient spaces. For those of you who haven’t heard about the tiny house movement, it is a lifestyle trend of living in a very small home . . .