Getting focused and changing your habits with Katherine Golub

Getting focused  and changing your habits with Katherine Golub

A lot of people know instinctively that they need to declutter and get organized - but they’re not sure what that might look like for them. I asked one of the most organized people I know - my mentor and friend, professional coach Katherine Golub - to share what this looks like for her, why she recommends it to her clients, and insight into habit building. Thank you Katherine! ~Anna

Decluttering and boundaries

Decluttering and boundaries

Have you ever tried to let go of something that you knew deep down you didn't want anymore, but before you even get the chance to put it into a donation pile, a little voice inside your head convinces you to put it back? I can't get rid of that... I know the feeling, and many other women do too. Maybe it's a gift from a loved one. Perhaps it's something you've been storing for a friend or family member until they get a bigger place. Or, it could even be the belongings of a relative who has passed away. What do all of these situations have in common? They all involve other people's stuff….

Speaking up for your needs and values

Speaking up for your needs and values

Recently I had the experience of parting ways with a cleaning service. We were on our second cleaning with the owner of the service, and it appeared that she missed something that I thought was to be included in our service. Hoping to clarify our understanding and negotiate what would be covered by our service, I asked her if she had time for a phone call…

At that moment, I realized I had to make an important choice. Let it go and accept the bleach even though I feel strongly about it not being used, or speak up and ask her not to use it again.

Decluttering and getting organized during pregnancy

Decluttering and getting organized during pregnancy

This is a long requested post that I finally feel qualified to write! It's true - I'm expecting my first child in September. My husband and I feel incredibly blessed. For a long time, we didn't know if it would be possible for us. Now, though, I can see how perfect the timing is. Confession time. For the first few years of my career, I worried a lot about how I could serve the women I felt called to serve without the experience of motherhood…