If you are one of those who cannot wait for December to start Christmas decorations, now a study gives us the reasons why you do it. According to research conducted by The Journal of Environmental Psychology, it seems that doing so decreases anxiety as well as stress.
People who get ahead with this type of Christmas decoration are, in short, much happier than those who do not. This, moreover, has to do with the fact that it is something that is shared with the other members of the family, which means sharing these moments of joy and joy.
Why advancing Christmas decoration makes us happier
It is not a secret that, during the Christmas season, we seem to be much happier and happier. It will be the miracle of Christmas, although they also seem to enter into other factors.
Sharing happiness with the other members of our family is a key factor. Advance decoration not only benefits us but also the rest of our circle. The dates also bring us beautiful memories of our childhood. According to the psychoanalyst Steve McKeown, Christmas decoration makes us connect with that part of our life, generating great emotion.
“In a world full of stress and anxiety, people like to associate with things that make them happy […] decoration is simply an anchor or path to those memories full of emotions. So putting those Christmas decorations ahead of time spreads the excitement. ”
This study has also shown that decoration has other capabilities such as being able to help in the relationship we have with our neighbors, increasing the ability to build new relationships and friendships. Why? Because this time seems to make us much friendlier because we relate it to vacations and rest.
Although each celebration is different, it is always a good opportunity to approach our loved ones and celebrate these beautiful family days. Do you agree?