"Our lives are so filled with junk from the past-from dried up
tubes of glue to old grudges-that it''s a wonder we can get up in
the morning," exclaims motivator, best-selling author, columnist,
and life coach Gail Blanke.
"If you want to grow, you gotta let go," is Blanke''s mantra; and
that means eliminating all the clutter-physical and emotional-that
holds you back, weighs you down, or just makes you feel bad about
In THROW OUT FIFTY THINGS she takes us through each room of the
house-from the attic to the garage-and even to the far reaches of
our minds. Through poignant and humorous stories, she inspires us
to get rid of the "life plaque" we''ve allowed to build-up
- That junk drawer (you know that drawer) in the
- Those old regrets?Throw ''em out!
- That make-up from your "old" look?Toss it!
- That relationship that depresses you?Dump it!
Once you''ve hit fifty-you''ll be surprised how easy it is to get
there-and once you''ve thrown out that too-tight belt and too-small
view of yourself, you''ll be ready to step out into the clearing
and into the next, and greatest, segment of your life.