Even though our heat was back on againÂ this morning, I’m in the midst of springtime frenzy…in a good way! After living with clutter and randomness for the past couple of months I was finally able to take a day to just clean and it felt so good. As I vacuumed up piles of dog and cat fur and reorganized furniture, the stacks of DVDs, and waiting laundry, I could feel old gobs of worry and unease being swept away with it. My mental and emotional states relaxed and I could breathe easy again.
It’s around this time that hardware stores start advertising their goods with a push. Once we’re able to open our windows without letting in snow, they knowÂ many of us go into action modeÂ to freshen things up. If you find yourself in that mode as well,Â but want to keep your goal set on easing stress, you may be interested in this article offering 10 Decorating Tips for a Stress-Free Home. I especially like tip number 7, “bringing the outdoors in.”Â ThisÂ led me to another nice articleÂ on the Healthiest Plants for Your Home. Since I have a few peace lilies it looks likeÂ I’m right on track!
Do you find these tips to be helpful? Why stop there? If you’re interested in making some household changes for the betterment of body and soul, take a peak at our feng shui titles!