Stress develops when the realities of day-to-day life conflict with our efforts to make the holiday season perfect. Between the large formal meals and extra guests to prepare for, we lose sight of why we celebrate these events in the first place. Taking steps to get things in order ahead of time can help reduce seasonal stress.
transFORM designer Melissa Fritz helped a New Canaan, Connecticut family convert their basement into an area for the whole family to use. The multipurpose area now acts as a home office for dad, a sewing, crafting, and gift wrapping area for mom, as well as an art and activity station for the kids.
Once your kids are off to college, you have the opportunity to convert their empty room into something new and exciting. transFORM your empty nest into a personal sanctuary. During what is often a difficult transition for parents, remodeling your child’s room can be a great cooperative activity with your spouse.
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