Moxie's Jetsam

My journey to jettison the jetsam out of my life and make room for new growth and abundance.

Join the voyage

Ahoy! Welcome aboard my journey to jettison the jetsam out of my life. Many a voyage is guided by a sailing master and a map. I have neither. The map … Continue reading

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Losing weight will not finally make you beautiful

That’s a paraphrased quote from a contestant on The Biggest Loser’s “Cut the Junk” episode that re-ran last night. When Dolvett asked her how she got like this, she replied that … Continue reading

January 21, 2013 · Leave a comment

All that glitters needs to go

I can’t believe what I started last night. I jettisoned my jewelry. Yup, jewelry. Some of the most emotionally charged, sentimental, memory-laden stuff with the highest “this could be worth … Continue reading

January 15, 2013 · Leave a comment

Getting rid of the clutter

Do you have a perpetual, potential garage sale happening in your home as well? I have for years. Some of it is sorted – most of my stuff is not. … Continue reading

January 9, 2013 · Leave a comment

Live the questions

“Be patient toward all that is unsolved in your heart and try to love the questions themselves. Do not now seek the answers, which cannot be given you because you would not be able to live them. And the point is to live everything. Live the questions”

– Rainer Maria Rilke, was a Bohemian-Austrian poet and art critic.

August 9, 2012 · Leave a comment

Sign posts

I was recently encouraged to look for more sign posts in my life. To seek out the little things along the way that remind me that I’m headed in the … Continue reading

July 10, 2012 · Leave a comment

Day 1

I loathe clichés as much as the next wordsmith, but they stick around for a reason. My sarcastic side says it’s because they’re catchy and mashable. My hopeful side believes there’s … Continue reading

July 10, 2012 · Leave a comment

Drive-Thru danger

When I lived in NYC, I walked everywhere. Mostly out of necessity, but also because I wanted to feel the pulse of the city that I love. There was so … Continue reading

July 10, 2012 · Leave a comment