A random collection of articles, blog posts, books, and other things I think are worth sharing.

Erica Layne: 10 Clutter-Clearing Strategies that Will Gradually Make Your Life 100 Times Easier

John Pavlovitz: When Your Leaders are Liars

Sunshine & Hurricanes: Disrespectful Teens or Tweens – 5 Effective Ways to End the Attitude Today!

Positive Outlooks: As I got older, I no longer have patience for narcissism and manipulation (I never have had much patience for anything, but…I have virtually none for this kind of crap now. #the40sareawesome)

“And head games? Don’t even bother. We will not play along. We no longer have patience for narcissism or manipulation and we can spot it a mile away. Don’t even.”

Simple as That: How to Slow Down and Savor the Season With your Kids