The 5 Best Things to Stress-Organize—Plus 2 to Skip
For some people, home organization is a natural reaction to stress. Tidying up can help regain some feeling of control, and simple, repetitive actions like folding can be soothing. When used in moderation, it's a harmless coping mechanism with a big bonus: a neat and tidy home. But some home organization projects end up being more stress-inducing than calming. (Hint: that major closet overhaul.) To keep your tidying-up activities easy and productive, we've identified some tasks that are best to tackle when you're stressed, along with a couple to save for a calmer time.