SCIENCE EXPLAINS WHY WE’RE SO ATTACHED TO OUR STUFF

Have you noticed how easy it is to hoard stuff and how parting ways with them is difficult?

The reason for this has to do with how we’re built as humans. As soon as we get to own something, our brain puts a high value on it, and it becomes part of our identity and sense of self.

Here’s a video to further explain the science behind our attachment to our possessions:

Perhaps this understanding of how the brain works in relation to possessions will help you in your journey to cleaning out clutter that has accumulated over the years 🙂

*image from Huffington Post.

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