KEEP IN MIND
The upside of an
Tidiness can get your life back on track
WRITTEN BY GREG HARRIS
ILLUSTRATED BY MICHAEL BYERS
It’s common for families with busy
schedules to have occasional household
collateral damage: the front entry turns
into an obstacle course of shoes, coats
and backpacks; counters become catchalls; and beds remain unmade for
a few days.
But if clutter has completely overtaken
your home, it can spread to more than
the living spaces—your family’s mental
wellbeing can also be affected.
“A cluttered, disorganized household