Stuck inside? Not Feeling the best?
This may apply more to our Northern friends, but have you found that you just don't feel the best from being at home all the time? According to this article from the NY Times, there's a reason for it: “Humans have an affinity toward nature that’s biologically embedded,” said Bethany Borel, a senior associate at CookFox Architects, which has designed numerous offices with biophilic elements, including its own studio in Manhattan. If you don’t have enough contact with the natural world, Ms. Borel said, there can be emotional and physical costs. Go ahead and read the full article, it's fascinating - and then go outside!