What does spark joy for me in my house today? Nada, zip, ingenting, depressingly nothing!
Marie Kondo is the organisational guru behind a Netflix series, book and
several new words. Which I love! Especially new words.#sparkjoy #konmari #howtogyst
Her philosophy is everywhere on social media and there is nothing wrong with that. We salute all sisters! But being me, I struggle to feel joy for other people’s success when it comes to organizing. I suck at it and would love it if most people did too!
Therefore it becomes that much harder to dive into the #sparkjoy movement! I am not ready! I want to keep my stuff. Even if it pains me to see it in piles around the house. I just bought three books on organising your house…….
Oh no. I am a hoarder!
Let’s skip that for a moment and concentrate on the problem at hand. Throw stuff away. Forget it. New focus!
Instead I want to say something about the things that does spark joy into my life today at this very moment.
1: I am writing this blog post and writing makes me sparkling with joy!
2: My teenage son cleaned his room without incentives.
3: I found a graphic designer that will make my words, ideas and pictures into a magazine. #hooray
4: I love to be part of the sisterhood of Instagram where loveliness rules. Today I was particularly inspired by: @hafsacreates and @sumaira.z who blogged for @muslimahblogs.
5: These paperclips I received from a friend: