Life is really simple, but we insist on making it complicated. – Confucius
I have set myself a goal, that by February 1 2008 I will have simplified/deluttered the house, my studio area, my wardrobe, the garage, my computers, the old PC and the new macbook, my email in boxes – old outlook, new mac mail plus gmail, clarifyied my blogging goals for 2008, getting the accounts clear and just another 20 or so things in my note book.
I have seen a little procrastination set in
“Simplifying can sometimes be overwhelming. The amount of stuff you have in your life and the amount of things you have to do can be too big a mountain to tackle.”
Leo outlines 10 ways you can simplify your life to deal with the overwhelm that comes with this simplifying process.
I love the idea of having clear in trays and I know today having empty email inboxes was pure bliss and so much easier to process.
It’s the full in trays I will tackle next.
I would welcome you sharing any similar experiences you may have had and how you overcame the feeling of overwhelm.