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Design Tips: How to get rid of the winter blues

January can give you the blues, holidays are over, and family isn't gathering at the table. The Winter cold has set in,so It’s time to warm things up and make the winter blues go away. Here are a few tips to help rid you of the blues.

Snow tubing to rid the winter blues
1. If you can't beat the Winter, join it.  Plan an outdoor adventure where you can take advantage of the snow. 

Maybe your snowed in and captive to the weather, here are some ideas to get you through it.

Snowy coastal beach

Indoor activites to sooth the soul.

Clean coastal closet

2. Purge. It's a perfect time to clean out the closets and get rid of items you no longer have a use for. You will feel so much better donating things someone else needs. 

Clutter free coastal home

3. Organize. Next up is to organize your home. You just cleaned out the closets, now it will be easier to out things in order. This one task will not just lighten your mood but make your entire year better.

Coastal craft project

4. Home project. Now that your home is clutter free and organized you can move on to exciting things like that home project you've been putting off or the DIY you haven't had time to try. Making use of the time being stuck inside from the wintery weather, you wil feel productive and acomplished.

Family floor pillows

5. Family time. If your family is snowed in take advantage of it and cozy up for a funny movie or game night. After all, laughter is the best medicine for the blues. Pile the pillows and blankets on the floor and enjoy!



Photo credits:

Snow tubing

Snowy beach by Richard Slessor

Clean coastal closet

Cheerful organized coastal home

Coastal project

Family and floor pillows

Comments

I LOVE the BEACH HOUSE TOUR!! We don't have ANYTHING like this in Quebec unfortunatly... Our bedroom is white and blue with many beach accents. I took my ideas from you! We've got it since 20 years and it is still update!
-   2 weeks ago -
Beachy decor has never caught my eye until I saw this Mint - Julep Water Color, FL Beach House. Not overdone. No avalanch of seashells. Green is my favorite color and the different hues make this rental outstanding.
-   2 weeks ago -
Love this wind chime. Next project
-   1 month ago -
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