When you’re making one or more major design choices such as new flooring, furniture, or even when you’re choosing something as simple as a holiday accessory, sometimes the amazing variety of options can be challenging to sort through.
If you find yourself haunted by bad decisions past, use this positive haunting approach to make good decisions in the future.
Spend just a few minutes reviewing your final decisions, then walk away. Browse in another department, go to lunch or even take a day off. After you leave, does one choice seem to haunt your thoughts? Do you find yourself dwelling on one favorite tile vignette or visualizing one particular stone flooring in your own home? You’ve just been haunted by your best decision.
So as you head back to that store or pumpkin patch and buy the pumpkin or flooring of your dreams, you know that you made the best decision. After all, you were haunted by the choice until you went back and bought it!
Once you’ve made your selection, you may find yourself stepping back and admiring the option you’ve invited to be part of your home, whether it’s the flooring of your dreams, or even just a pumpkin for the season!