Happlify: the best shopping guide + blog in the Netherlands and Belgium ๐Ÿ’›

In our busy lives, finding moments of peace and relaxation is not just a luxury, but a necessity. Our homes are often filled with the hustle and bustle of everyday life: work, household chores, and digital distractions. But what if we can transform our living space into a personal cocooning place? A place where stress and worries disappear as soon as you cross the threshold. In this blog post we share five essential tips to turn your home into the ultimate relaxing place. From setting up a special corner to integrating relaxation techniques into your daily life, we show you how you can create an oasis of calm in your own home with simple adjustments.

Tip 1 - Create a cozy reading corner

Nothing says "relaxation" like disappearing into a good book . Set up a cozy reading corner with soft lighting, a comfortable chair, and a small table for your tea or coffee. Add some green plants for a fresh and soothing look.

Tip 2 - The magic of the relaxing chair

When you think of a relaxing chair , do you think of a boring, bulky, brown thing with a remote control? Wait for it! Nowadays they come in all shapes, colors and sizes and they are often USB rechargeable. A relaxing chair is not just a chair. It is a wonderful personal place to completely unwind. Moreover, good seating comfort is relaxing and is good for your health. Some recliners even offer massage functions or heating. Are you not (yet) ready? Then remember that a relaxing chair is a great gift for your grandpa or grandma.

relax chair

Tip 3 - Aromatherapy at home

Scents have a powerful influence on our mood. Use essential oils or scented candles to create a calming atmosphere in your home. Lavender, chamomile, and ylang-ylang are excellent choices for a relaxing vibe.

๐Ÿ‘‰ Also read: Pleasant scents and how does that work?

Tip 4 - Regular meditation

Meditation can bring deep peace. Even a few minutes a day can make a difference. Find a quiet place in your home, use a meditation cushion and try different types of meditation, such as mindfulness or guided meditation.

Meditation is super easy to learn...

Tip 5 - Music as a tranquilizer

Music can do wonders for your mood. Create a playlist of soothing music that helps you relax. Instrumental music, nature sounds, or soft jazz can be perfect to escape the hustle and bustle of everyday life.

๐Ÿ’ฌ Tell!

Your home should be a place where you can recharge and relax. With these tips you can create an environment that promotes peace and relaxation. Which tip will you apply first? Share your experiences and tips in the comments!

Looking for more inspiration and tips for a happy and relaxed life? Keep following Happlify.nl and don't forget to subscribe to our Happy Thoughts newsletter for your weekly dose of happiness!

Leave a comment

Please note, comments need to be approved before they are published.

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.