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More Zen at home

Creating a homey feeling in our house is a task that is easier said than done. We often forget that a few simple tweaks can improve our overall quality of life. Workers working from home and those who commute will both agree that a wellness-inspired environment is beneficial. By making your home a more “Zen” place, you will reap such daily benefits as relaxation. Spending time at home shouldn’t make you stressed, right? We’ve put together a few tips and tricks to help you reduce the effects of stress when you’re at home.

1. Whenever possible, choose organic food

Organic products have been a hot topic for years. Often recommended as healthier options by nutritionists, organic food is usually exempt of pesticide. Consequently, it is said to be fresher and tastier than non-certified products. Choosing to eat organic is an alternative that not only supports the local economy, but it also helps reduce the spread of harmful pesticides in the environment.

2. Use indoor plants to filter the air

Indoor plants are as unique as they are useful. They are a must-have household item for all modern urban workers. Not only are they easy on the eyes, plants also help purify ambient air by reducing the quantity of pollutants in the air. As mentioned in this blog post, certain plants even have therapeutic properties which can help cure illnesses such as anxiety and depression.

3. Create spaces destined to cocooning

Creating an area dedicated to relaxation can help you get through tougher days. Having a comfortable refuge at home helps to relax and clear your mind while also making it easier to fill up your energy tank. A space dedicated to well-being invites inspiration and wellness and lets you get back to basics, whenever stressful periods arise.