Wednesday, October 17, 2012
Sticking to my word regarding living with less "stuff", this weekend we are having a large yard sale...even some of the antiques are going into the "sell" pile. The more mindfully we live, the less we want around and or need in our lives. Simplicity just seems to be the manifestation of living in the moment, with no fear of tomorrow or all the "what if's" that we are so good at imagining. Life has a way of teaching us lessons with each and every new step. It seems that the stages in life, keep requiring less than the stage before.
Here is a picture of one small corner of the stuff that is part of the yard sale, its only a fraction of the stuff we are moving on. It feels good. Like loosing weight, in a way, and getting rid of the "fat clothes".
It is a silent sort of morning, sitting next to the wood stove in my rocker, watching the birds outside my windo...