Simplifying your life may sound easier than done. That is because when we decide to (truly) simplify our lives, the process has percolated in the spiritual sense. Something has happened on the inside that is starting to manifest on the outside. The truth is that we do not recognize this; we just feel the desire of simplifying our material lives and this is where we usually start. Suddenly, we start decluttering our home and environments in which we spend most of our time. We declutter our desk, closets, attic … and the healing begins. This is necessary to make space on our cluttered minds and hearts to welcome the things that are needed for our healing. This is a personal process, for some people, it takes longer than for others, and you arrive at this cleansing stage on your own terms and in different circumstances. The important issue is that you arrive and let the growth begin.
What started as material decluttering suddenly transforms into spiritual decluttering as well, and the path’s design is personal – unique to you. Each one of us are here on a journey – whether a short or long journey. Many times, people watching you from the outside do not understand this much-needed cleansing and may think that you are going nuts, even try to dissuade you to hold on to your stuff – “Get a storage space,” they will suggest, “You will be sorry you got rid of that one day,” and some other similar remarks. However, it is up to you – it is always up to you to continue your journey.