10 Ways To Spring-Clean Your Life

It's time to let it all go

Let it go — you’ve heard it over and over and over again. We aren’t big fans of that Disney song, yet we’ve gotta admit that there’s some great advice in those lyrics.

Shouldering burdens and stress could really weigh one down, not to mention get you emotionally bent out of shape. Want to be happier and more carefree? Start by unshackling your mind and soul from these things.

1. Self-doubt

Fight negative thoughts with a can-do attitude. A little optimism goes a long way in pushing yourself to achieve goals that you never thought you could.

2. Guilt

Everyone slips up at one point or another — don’t be chained to your past by guilt. Do what you can to resolve your mistake and learn from the lesson; getting hung up on it won’t help anything.

3. Clutter

Let go of your unhealthy attachment to belongings that are not of need. Clearing them out is a physical way of releasing negative emotions and allowing good vibes to enter your life too.

4. The control freak in you

The only thing you can really control are your own actions, so don’t waste time fretting over what others will or will not do. Going with the flow is a way underrated skill.

5. What people think of you

Face the truth – you can’t please everyone. There’s no reason you are obliged to do so too. Make sure you’ve done your part and let the rest fall into place.

6. Your ego

You don’t have to be right all the time — winning every argument doesn’t automatically make you smarter than everyone else.

7. Relationships that bring you down

Situations change, people change too — don’t hang on to relationships that no longer work just cos you don’t have the courage to cut yourself free from them.

8. Thinking everyone else is better off than you

Envy is the ulcer of the soul — comparing yourself to others endlessly could kill you sooner than a disease. Focus on yourself instead.

9. Worries about your future

Whatever will be, will be. Live in the present. 

10. Anger

Forgive others, not because they deserve forgiveness, but because you deserve peace.

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