Even though our heat was back on again¬†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 know¬†many of us go into action mode¬†to freshen things up. If you find yourself in that mode as well,¬†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.”¬†This¬†led me to another nice article¬†on the Healthiest Plants for Your Home. Since I have a few peace lilies it looks like¬†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!