The Book on Cleaning

Posted by on June 27th, 2018

Finished spring cleaning, still thinking about it, or somewhere in between?

Seasonal cleaning is just a state of mind! Get inspired to do some summertime spring cleaning with these three recently published books.

Each contains a look at cleaning philosophies from a different country, and how a tidy lifestyle can lead to a happier you.

  1. The Gentle Art of Swedish Death Cleaning: How to Free Yourself and Your Family from a Lifetime of Clutter

https://www.amazon.com/Gentle-Art-Swedish-Death-Cleaning/dp/1501173243/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1528753350&sr=8-1&keywords=the+swedish+art+of+death+cleaning

Not about death at all, but living a life so tidy that when you pass on, you’ve left an easy job to the ones who have to go through, and make choices about, your possessions.

  1. The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up: The Japanese Art of Decluttering and Organizing

https://www.amazon.com/Life-Changing-Magic-Tidying-Decluttering-Organizing/dp/1607747308/ref=sr_1_2?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1528753628&sr=1-2&keywords=life+changing+art+of+tidying+up

If your home only contains items which spark joy, and you give thanks to the items you give away for the role they played in your life, you won’t ever need to worry about clutter because your home will be properly simplified and organized.

  1. The Little Book of Hygge: Danish Secrets to Happy Living

https://www.amazon.com/Little-Book-Hygge-Danish-Secrets/dp/0062658808/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1528753963&sr=1-1&keywords=hyggie

Comfort, togetherness, and well-being determine what’s inside your home, with an emphasis on lighting, softness, and all you need to serve yummy treats at the table.