Many of us are spending more time in our homes more than ever in the past months. Creating a home that has a flow of both vibrant energy and peaceful pockets is essential for creativity, productivity, and rest.
The technique of clearing negative energy from a room or active space. It can help bring positive energy and a feeling of tranquility to your home. If you’re interested in learning more about the practice of internal and external space clearing our friend, Paige at Object & Us is an excellent resource for developing guided rituals.
One of the simplest ways to create a more peaceful home is to declutter. Cluttered spaces can be cause for mental overwhelm and distraction which takes an emotional toll. Be careful not to overwhelm yourself with decluttering ambitions. Start with a small space, even a single draw, and go from there.
Create a few key systems of organization in your home; particularly for busy areas and high use items.
Quick ideas include:
Designating a small area for clutter - clear it on a weekly basis
-A simplified system for paperwork
-A ‘landing zone’ to place items like keys and wallets as soon as you walk in
-Adding more hooks -they’re an excellent organizational help no matter what you hang