Wednesday, November 11, 2009

Why you want your teenagers to keep their room clean

Fascinating study finds that Cleanliness is next to godliness: New research shows clean smells promote moral behavior:

People are unconsciously fairer and more generous when they are in clean-smelling environments, according to a soon-to-be published study led by a Brigham Young University professor.
The research found a dramatic improvement in ethical behavior with just a few spritzes of citrus-scented Windex.


Our house tends to be a bit of a mess. Our children are not real good about putting things away when they are done. Our solution is that we have friends and family over for dinner about once a week, which forces us to clean the house.

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