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Consistency Can Be Comforting

Consistency Can Be Comforting

Meet my brother-in-law, PW. We spent the day at his farm yesterday, as we’ve done for many years, on Thanksgiving weekend. Here’s how the day plays out: Everyone arrives by noon.  While the adults navigate the kitchen, the older kids explore the barn, and...

How Do You Use Colour to Simplify Your Life?

Here’s the first in a series of notes on simplicity – inspired by my recent decision to simplify my business, and in honour of summer, a season of simple pleasures! On Saturday, I bought a navy blue and white striped skirt, and I started to think about the ways I use...

The Side Effects of Simplicity

What’s your relationship with simplicity? Do you crave it? Do you search for it, but find that it eludes you? Or is it one of those things that others can have but you can’t? In May, I decided I wanted to simplify my business. Here are the main reasons...

Do You Recognize This Creation Pattern?

Photo by s w on Unsplash do you recognize this creation pattern? So, a few months ago, I watched a clip of the Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon. His guest was Cardi B. If you don’t know Cardi B, she’s an award winning, Grammy nominated, female rapper. Now,...

B is for Brilliant Joanne Jaworski

Joanne Jaworski True Authentic Power Learn more about Joanne. What Have You Stuffed and Stored, Locked and Linked? https://marymstrachan.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/01/Brilliant-Joanne-Jaworski.m4a Check out the Design Your Life Dream Sheet and Video What Have You...
Raindrops on Roses and Whiskers on Kittens

Raindrops on Roses and Whiskers on Kittens

Part of our holiday tradition growing up involved watching The Sound of Music. When I was little, I fell asleep before the movie finished. Imagine my surprise when I could stay awake! The Von Trappe family had to escape? Oh my. I can still sing along to most of the...