by Colleen Langenfeld
Is your home a sanctuary? A genuine
port-in-the-storm kind of place?
Or does your home drain rather than re-charge
Make your home the inviting oasis you want it
to be. Just remember these few easy steps:
Things don't need to be perfect, but they do
need to be fairly orderly. Chaos does not
Now, I'm not talking about HOUSE BEAUTIFUL here,
although that's great if that's the way you like
it. There's a reason home decor is so popular; we
feel and perform better when we feather our nests!
Beauty and comfort are the keys, so pay particular
attention to color and clutter.
You need to be able to find what you're looking
for when you need it. Enough said.
Hospitality is simply the art of making others feel
at home. Comfortable furnishings, soothing sights,
sounds and scents go a long way towards cultivating
a relaxing atmosphere in your own little corner of
Let's get real: when people are constantly
bickering, there is no peace and no sanctuary.
Adults and children need a safe space where they
can be accepted, appreciated, and encouraged to grow.
Use this short list to test your household's appeal.
Discover the power of intentionally and creatively
designing a home life that can empower the members of
your family to give of their best each day and enjoy
the rewards of rejuvenating together each evening.