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Day 14: Cleaning My Way To A Better Mood

Yesterday I spent a big part of my day cleaning my bedroom. It seemed like almost every pair of shoes I own was on the floor. There was dirty laundry to be washed and clean laundry that needed to put away. My closet was a wreck with my summer clothes taking up the prominent spots needed for my fall wardrobe. After several hours, I stepped back and looked at my room and had such a feeling of relief. Every time I walked into my room, I felt discouraged by all the mess but at the end of the day Saturday, I could breathe again. I felt organized and had such a feeling of accomplishment. Days like Friday are needed to recharge but getting off the couch and moving felt so good, physically and mentally. It was a day filled with such simple tasks but the act of taking charge and getting things done felt so good. It did just as much for my outlook as my new hair color and left me wishing there were more hours in the day to get more rooms into shape.

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  1. Tomorrow will be my day to do this, I have been procrastinating for weeks and it is time. The weather is cooling and I need summer things put away. The walls of my bedroom are closing in with clothing dirty and clean and magazine and paper clutter...it is time.

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