A couple weeks ago I posted this quote to the Simplified Life Facebook page. Lots of folks agreed and even shared it to their own pages. Some left comments, but a comment from my cousin caught my attention. She said – “I’m SO done being a stuff manager.”
And I loved that comment because I think it is so true. Many of us live our lives being managers of stuff. For some of us it feels like its become its own full time job.
Being a Stuff Manager is stealing the very life from us.
- It keeps us from spending time with family and friends.
- It robs us of needed time for ourselves to unwind, be refreshed and rejuvenated.
- It keeps us from serving and living the life we truly want.
Instead of adding joy, it steals it from our lives and instead ushers in frustration and stress over having to keep up with it all.
So how do you know you’re a stuff manager? And how do you get free of this self-imposed role? Here are a few things to consider. Read more