Closet clearing is endearing.
If your front hallway closet’s doors were to be removed today would you panic? You can make this common, often under appreciated space a pleasurable sensation for all to treasure.
It’s a great time of year to take one morning or afternoon to sweep thru the front closet. Keep it on track and you’ll keep yourself one step closer to a true sense of vitality. Great way to have a little pick me up over the holidays. Even volunteering to help someone to sort thru theirs can be a wonderful gift to bond over.
Clarify your agenda by clearing out your closet. The front hallway closet is pertinent to each current season. A welcoming entrance with no fear around opening it for visitors. Closet clearance makes a fresh start to your mind and your home. The more clear it is the more calm you’ll feel. The easier it will be to choose your coat and shoes the more you’ll look forward to getting on with your day instead of the dread of wrestling and wrangling the footwear section. Clear, calm, procession, return calm clear.
Mercilessly walk yourself through the shoes section. Be honest and decisive with yourself. Honor others items. Keep them seasonal at this cupboard location. Toss worn outs and give away what is rarely ever worn.
Vacuum and wash it out inside.
Mend broken hooks and shelves.
Make your front entrance closet attractive to you with a bright color of paint inside you love. Choose anywhere between a nesting robin’s egg, sharp lime green, enchanting violet to a soft sea glass palette. The brightness outlines the details and will subliminally motivate all to keep a tidy on inside.
British Columbia is full of majestic Red Cedar trees. Many a BC home is made with cedar. Heartwarming to your hearth. From our downtown Stanley park seawall to our interior Harrison hot springs and beyond. Strike the New Year with bringing in the color of the Year 2013~ Emerald, through aromatic medicines right into your hallway closet.
Cedar repels insects and odors perfect to place some chemically untreated blocks in the footwear area. Bed, Bath and Beyond sell chemically untreated blocks. www.bedbathandbeyond.com and Halfmoon www.shophalfmoon.com have a wonderful duo set that you can make use of for spontaneous yoga moves at home. Freshen the blocks with Cedar essential oil every so often. Aromaforce, available at Whole Foods, carries a pure bottled essence. Freshen the blocks with Cedar essential oil every so often.
Do what you can in an hour or two and enjoy the satisfaction with whatever improvements you’ve made.You can always spend a little more time on your closet clearing each day until you feel it’s where you want it to be.
You’ll be surprised at how much you can complete in an hour. You, your cats, kids, spouses, guests will feel this little luxury of clear space.